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English definition of “hit on sb”

hit on sb

US slang phrasal verb with hit     /hɪt/ verb (past participle hitting, past tense and past participle hit)
to show someone that you are sexually attracted to them: Some guy hit on me while I was standing at the bar.Sexual attractionAttractive
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