New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: sit on · hit upon · hit for · hit man · hit out · spit on · wait on · act on · fix on · get on
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hit on

1 (also

hit upon

) (v + prep) suddenly think of TRANSITIVEshe hit on the idea of selling it rith an smaoineamh léi é a dhíol
2 (also

hit upon

) (v + prep) find (sth) accidentally TRANSITIVEtar ar PhrV  c m uI hit on a fox den on my way there tháinig mé ar phluais sionnaigh ar mo shlí ann
3 (v + prep) (US), informal chat up TRANSITIVEcluain a chur ar  c m u → see hit

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