hitting

Definitions of hitting
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n the act of contacting one thing with another

Synonyms:
hit, striking
Types:
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contusion
the action of bruising
crash, smash
the act of colliding with something
bunt
(baseball) the act of hitting a baseball lightly without swinging the bat
fly, fly ball
(baseball) a hit that flies up in the air
ground ball, groundball, grounder, hopper
(baseball) a hit that travels along the ground
header
(soccer) the act of hitting the ball with your head
scorcher, screamer
a very hard hit ball
plunk, plunker
(baseball) hitting a baseball so that it drops suddenly
impaction, impingement
a sharp collision produced by striking or dashing against something
blast
a very long fly ball
pop fly, pop-fly, pop-up
a short high fly ball
chop, chopper
a grounder that bounces high in the air
roller
a grounder that rolls along the infield
line drive, liner
(baseball) a hit that flies straight out from the batter
flare
(baseball) a fly ball hit a short distance into the outfield
Texas leaguer
(baseball) a fly ball that falls between and infielder and an outfielder
Type of:
touch, touching
the act of putting two things together with no space between them

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