The act of contacting one thing with another


the act of contacting one thing with another; "repeated hitting raised a large bruise"; "after three misses she finally got a hit"

p. pr. & vb. n.
of Hit


Usage Examples

I like structure - like driving: go past the school on the street, stay on the right side, no hitting the car, go in right, you'll see a big church, stop and take a left, and you'll have it. By doing this I'm giving a structure of life, a path of light, and showing what happens between me and me, which is something very beautiful.

You need someone to tell you how to do things like hitting your marks, or driving a car so it looks right or getting out of a car so it doesn't take a million years of screen time.

In the past, missionaries have traveled to far countries with the message of the gospel - with great hardship and often with the loss of life. In contrast, we can reach millions instantly from the comfort of our homes by merely hitting the 'send' button on our computers, or with iPads, or phones.

We all started snowboarding in the beginning as a family just to be closer together, go on trips. It was our soccer, but instead of Dad yelling at me from the sideline he is there riding with me and hitting the jumps even before I am hitting them.

My wife and I both come from Irish families. There are two kinds of Irish families: the hitting kind and the kidding kind. If you're fortunate - and both of us are - you come from the kidding kind of Irish family.

That's what I hate about a lot of comedies, when you're hitting a line or making it funny.

I'm substantially concerned about the policy directions of the space agency. We have a situation in the U.S. where the White House and Congress are at odds over what the future direction should be. They're sort of playing a game and NASA is the shuttlecock that they're hitting back and forth.

I'm always amazed when a pitcher becomes angry at a hitter for hitting a home run off him. When I strike out, I don't get angry at the pitcher, I get angry at myself. I would think that if a pitcher threw up a home run ball, he should be angry at himself.

Misspelled Form

hitting, ghitting, yhitting, uhitting, jhitting, nhitting, gitting, yitting, uitting, jitting, nitting, hgitting, hyitting, huitting, hjitting, hnitting, huitting, h8itting, h9itting, hoitting, hjitting, hkitting, hutting, h8tting, h9tting, hotting, hjtting, hktting, hiutting, hi8tting, hi9tting, hiotting, hijtting, hiktting, hirtting, hi5tting, hi6tting, hiytting, higtting, hirting, hi5ting, hi6ting, hiyting, higting, hitrting, hit5ting, hit6ting, hityting, hitgting, hitrting, hit5ting, hit6ting, hityting, hitgting, hitring, hit5ing, hit6ing, hitying, hitging, hittring, hitt5ing, hitt6ing, hittying, hittging, hittuing, hitt8ing, hitt9ing, hittoing, hittjing, hittking, hittung, hitt8ng, hitt9ng, hittong, hittjng, hittkng, hittiung, hitti8ng, hitti9ng, hittiong, hittijng, hittikng, hittibng, hittihng, hittijng, hittimng, hitti ng, hittibg, hittihg, hittijg, hittimg, hitti g, hittinbg, hittinhg, hittinjg, hittinmg, hittin g, hittinfg, hittintg, hittinyg, hittinhg, hittinbg, hittinvg, hittinf, hittint, hittiny, hittinh, hittinb, hittinv, hittingf, hittingt, hittingy, hittingh, hittingb, hittingv.

Other Usage Examples

I love sharing my knowledge of hitting with others. Now coaches and players at all levels can learn my systematic approach to hitting a baseball with more consistency, mental strength and accuracy.

You don't lead by hitting people over the head - that's assault, not leadership.

The United States dollar took another pounding on German, French and British exchanges this morning, hitting the lowest point ever known in West Germany.

From my music training, I knew that, some Spanish rhythms apart, 5/4 is a time signature used only in the modern era. Holst's Mars from the Planets is 5/4. But if you speak lines of poetry in that pattern you just end up hitting the off-beats. It's only when you add a rest - a sixth beat - that it sounds as it surely should sound.

Thus so wretched is man that he would weary even without any cause for weariness... and so frivolous is he that, though full of a thousand reasons for weariness, the least thing, such as playing billiards or hitting a ball, is sufficient enough to amuse him.

I know I am getting better at golf because I am hitting fewer spectators.

Hitting is timing. Pitching is upsetting timing.

There are two theories on hitting the knuckleball. Unfortunately, neither of them works.


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