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English definition of “hit”

hit

verb (REACH)    /hɪt/ (past participle hitting, past tense and past participle hit)
C1 [T] to arrive at a place or position : If we turn left at the next junction , we should hit the main road after five miles or so.Arriving, entering and invading C1 [T] to succeed in reaching or achieving something: Our profits hit an all-time high of £20 million last year . I just can't hit (= sing ) those high notes like I used to.Succeeding, achieving and fulfillingArriving, entering and invading
(Definition of hit verb (REACH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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