What does hitting mean?

Definitions for hitting
hit·ting

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hit, hitting, strikingnoun

    the act of contacting one thing with another

    "repeated hitting raised a large bruise"; "after three misses she finally got a hit"

Wiktionary

  1. hittingnoun

    A series of hits or blows directed at a person or object.

  2. hittingnoun

    The skill of hitting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hitting

    of Hit

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    Rank popularity for the word 'hitting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4537

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hitting in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hitting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of hitting in a Sentence

  1. Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka:

    The fight against Islamic State is an important part of solving the migration crisis that is hitting Europe.

  2. The Tony winning actress:

    There are about 3 million notes in a two-and-a-half-hour musical; being a perfectionist, it took me a long time to realize that if I'm hitting 75 percent of them, I'm succeeding, performing isn't only about the acrobatics and the high notes: It's staying in the moment, connecting with the audience in an authentic way, and making yourself real to them through the music.

  3. Norman Powell:

    Max got hot and was hitting some tough 3s, hit a bank-shot 3. Those plays are deflating, especially when you're working so hard to get stops.

  4. Guard Kevin Anderson:

    As soon as we started appreciating it, they started hitting 3s, i think we appreciated it too long.

  5. Naser Majroh:

    We were able to make plans with the U.S. State Department, but were unable to get to our gate because so many people were trying to leave, the Taliban were hitting us, shooting into the air; my son’s arm was broken [by the Taliban] while I was presenting his U.S. passport, so we had to wait until he healed before we could leave Afghanistan.

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