To find what one is looking for or needs; garner profit; strike oil: I didn’t hit pay dirt until near the bottom of the second box (1850s+)
- Hit rate
architecture The fraction of all memory reads which are satisfied from the cache. (1997-01-21)
[hit-ruhn] /ˈhɪtˈrʌn/ adjective 1. (defs 1, 2, 4).
- Hit skins
verb phrase To do the sex act; screw: She’d be like, ”Did you ever hit skins?” (1990s+ Black teenagers)
[hit-skip] /ˈhɪtˈskɪp/ adjective 1. (defs 1, 2).