hit (Noun) — (baseball) a successful stroke in an athletic contest (especially in baseball). ex. "he came all the way around on Williams' hit"
hit (Noun) — The act of contacting one thing with another. ex. "after three misses she finally got a hit"
hit (Noun) — A conspicuous success. ex. "that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career"
hit (Noun) — (physics) a brief event in which two or more bodies come together. ex. "the hit of the particles resulted in an exchange of energy and a change of direction"
hit (Noun) — A dose of a narcotic drug.
hit (Noun) — A murder carried out by an underworld syndicate. ex. "it has all the earmarks of a Mafia hit"
hit (Noun) — A connection made via the internet to another website. ex. "WordNet gets many hits from users worldwide"
hit (Verb) — Cause to move by striking. ex. "hit a ball"
hit (Verb) — Come into sudden contact with. ex. "The car hit a tree"
hit (Verb) — Deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument. ex. "He hit her hard in the face"
hit (Verb) — Be at the destination after some time, either real or abstract; come to a given position. ex. "We hit Detroit by noon" ex. "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
hit (Verb) — Affect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely. ex. "We were hit by really bad weather"
hit (Verb) — Strike with a missile from a weapon.
hit (Verb) — Encounter by chance. ex. "I hit across a long-lost cousin last night in a restaurant"
hit (Verb) — Gain points in a game. ex. "He hit a home run" ex. "He hit .300 in the past season"
hit (Verb) — Cause to experience suddenly. ex. "An interesting idea hit her"
hit (Verb) — Make a strategic, offensive, assault against an enemy, opponent, or a target. ex. "The Germans hit Poland on Sept. 1, 1939"
hit (Verb) — Kill intentionally and with premeditation. ex. "The mafia boss ordered his enemies hit"
hit (Verb) — Drive something violently into a location. ex. "he hit his fist on the table"
hit (Verb) — Get to a certain state, level, or point in time. ex. "The thermometer hit 100 degrees"
hit (Verb) — Produce by manipulating keys or strings of musical instruments, also metaphorically. ex. "The pianist hits a middle C"
hit (Verb) — Consume to excess. ex. "hit the bottle"
hit (Verb) — Strike the intended target or goal.
hit (Verb) — Pay unsolicited and usually unwanted sexual attention to. ex. "He tries to hit on women in bars"