hit upon[ hit ]SEE DEFINITION OF hit upon
Synonyms for hit upon
- come across
- come upon
- ferret out
- get at
- happen upon
- lay one's hands on
- light upon
- meet with
- pick up on
- pin down
- search out
- smell out
- smoke out
- stumble on
- track down
- trip over
- zero in on
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HIT UPON
It was found necessary, therefore, to hit upon some other method of carrying on the war.
They say every one has a subject, and I certainly seem to have hit upon yours, Amy.
Have you hit upon any theory to account for the sending of these letters?
It was then he hit upon the plan I have just told you about.
Those I had hit upon were ridiculous and impossible, and I put them from my mind.
That was the real riddle, and I had not, as yet, hit upon a plausible answer.
If they ever touched a premium for a day, that is certainly the day that he would have hit upon to buy.
They happed to have hit upon the same saloon that Wyck patronised.
The matter of a bath rather stumped us for a while, until we hit upon a shower.
There, my child, there, they indeed have hit upon a characteristic.