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Phrasal Verbs

hit on

This page is about the phrasal verb hit on

Meaning

to have a idea or to think of something

Synonym

come up with

For example

  • hit on sth We were talking about ways to increase sales when Takahiro hit on the idea of marketing online.

  • hit on sth Sam says he hits on his best ideas when he's lying on the beach.

Note:
Also "hit upon"

Quick Quiz

An inventor is someone who is able to hit on

a. bank managers

b. original concepts

c. lots of good luck

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