Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z

Hit it big

verb phrase

To succeed splendidly: Pitchers who hit it big as soon as they escaped from the Trappers’ pocket-sized park (1940s+)
Score a major success, especially a profit, as in Some investors hit it big in the stock market. The adverb big here means “with great success.” [ ; late 1800s ]


Read Also:

  • Hit it a lick

    verb phrase To hit something very hard (1940s+)

  • Hitl

    Human Interface Technology Laboratory

  • Hitlerism

    [hit-luh-riz-uh m] /ˈhɪt ləˌrɪz əm/ noun 1. the doctrines, principles, and practices of the Nazi party, especially as developed by ; Nazism. /ˈhɪtləˌrɪzəm/ noun 1. the policies, principles, and methods of the Nazi party as developed by Adolf Hitler

  • Histology

    [hi-stol-uh-jee] /hɪˈstɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the branch of biology dealing with the study of tissues. 2. the structure, especially the microscopic structure, of organic tissues. /hɪˈstɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the study, esp the microscopic study, of the tissues of an animal or plant 2. the structure of a tissue or organ n. “study of organic […]

Disclaimer: Hit it big definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.