Hit

A great hit. A piece of good luck. From the game hit and miss, or the game of backgammon, where “two hits equal a gammon.”

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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

More on Hit from Fact Monster:

Related Content