hit the mark

Hit the mark
If someone hits the mark, they are right about something.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • hit the mark — hit/miss/the mark phrase to achieve/​not achieve the result that you intended Robin knew his comment had hit the mark. Thesaurus: to make a mistake, or to do something badlysynonym to succeed in doing somethingsynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • hit the mark — to be correct or accurate. The writer hit the mark in saying that the military contributes $400,000 a month to the local economy …   New idioms dictionary

  • hit the mark — hit the (something) mark to reach a certain point or level. Did the temperature really hit the 32 degrees centigrade mark last winter? His debts have hit the $3 million mark …   New idioms dictionary

  • hit the mark —    If someone hits the mark, they are right about something.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • hit the nail on the head — hit a bullseye, hit the mark, hit it right on the button …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hit the jackpot — hit the mark, hit the bullseye, won the lottery …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hit the something mark — hit the (something) mark to reach a certain point or level. Did the temperature really hit the 32 degrees centigrade mark last winter? His debts have hit the $3 million mark …   New idioms dictionary

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  • hit the wall — US ► to be a financial failure: »The question mark is whether the company is going to hit the wall. Main Entry: ↑hit …   Financial and business terms

  • The Mark Four — were a pop band from Hertfordshire, England. Members included Kenny Pickett vocals, Eddie Phillips guitar, John Dalton bass and Jack Jones drums. The group put out four singles, then Dalton left to join The Kinks and Bob Garner replaced him. Soon …   Wikipedia

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