Definition for HIT

HIT, n.

  1. A striking against; the collision of one body against another; the stroke or blow that touches any thing. So he the famed Cilician fencer prais'd, And at each hit with wonder seems amazed. Dryden.
  2. A chance; a casual event; as, a lucky hit.
  3. A lucky chance; a fortunate event. Dryden.
  4. A term in back-gammon. Three hits are equal to a gammon.

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