Usage examples for hitting

  1. Yet he was always logical in his art, and though he aimed at hitting the nail from various points of view he always hit it on the head. – Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered by Josef Hofmann
  2. " If we cannot catch sight of them," said Mr. Edison, " we shall have to riddle the car on the chance of hitting them." – Edison's Conquest of Mars by Garrett Putman Serviss
  3. I insisted on taking this, arguing that we had already marched too much east and that our only chance of hitting a south- leading road lay in marching west till we hit one. – The Escaping Club by A. J. Evans
  4. Hitting dirt, it mished and moshed. – FreeChildrenStories.com Collection by Daniel Errico
  5. The last was shattered, and he flung the basket at Brightly, hitting him on the head, but fortunately not breaking his spectacles. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena