to hit it big

Idiom Definition

Idiom Definition - hit it big

"to hit it big"

to have great success


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Idiom Scenario 1

Idiom Definition - hit it big

Two friends are talking ...

Friend 1:  How was your charity fund-raiser event last night?

Friend 2:  It was great.  We reached our target by raising fifty thousand dollars.

Friend 1:  Awesome that the charity hit it big.

Idiom Scenario 2

Idiom Definition - hit it big

Two friends are talking ...

Friend 1:  How are you doing with your musical group?

Friend 2:  We just got a fifty show tour booked.

Friend 1:  That's great.

Friend 2:  We hope with this kind of exposure that we will be able to promote our CD and hit it big.

Friend 1:  I certainly hope you become famous and successful.

to hit it big - Usage:


to hit it big - Gerund Form:

Hitting it big on the stock market allowed my parents to retire early.

to hit it big - Examples:

1)  And yet some entrepreneurs hit it big and transform a business idea into a big brand.

2)  ... but back in those days, if you didn't hit it big in the States, you really didn't hit it big!

3)  ... it's possible for lone bedroom coders to hit it big for the first time since the 1980s.

4)  By the time they hit it big, they had performed live an estimated 1,200 times ...

5)  ... 33 per cent is good for a venture capitalist, because actual investors expect to hit it big often enough to offset other losses.

6)  I sorta stumbled along promoting other people's stuff and never really hit it big UNTIL I started creating my own products and services.

7)  Beyonce. Hardly does a celebrity come as beatific as Bey, who hit it big with her girl group, Destiny's Child, in the mid-1990s and ...

8)  This may seem like an opportune time to hit it big or lose it big in the financial arena.

9)  ... think of how many times those successful entrepreneurs failed at other things before they really hit it big, and even as successes, they still fail at things ...

10)  We all know that you have hit it big when you are successful with search marketing on Google.

11)  However, I have decided to also help a few people hit it big and start a simple, safe, fast and easy online business.

12)  ... you'll need to invest some time and money into localization testing before you hit it big.

13)  Certainly there are people who have stumbled upon their fortunes either by inheriting it or by hitting it big in the stock markets.

14)  Many SEOs have dreams of hitting it big in the SEO blogosphere.

15)  ... as they really were a basic, hardworking band who paid their dues before hitting it big.

16)  You know going in you have a slim chance in hell of hitting it big or even breaking even, but you do it anyway.

17)  The more books you write, the more chances you have of hitting it big with one.

18)  Furthermore, hitting it big on the radio doesn't translate into automatic dollar signs.

19)  ... play is to invest in 10 different ideas with the hope that one of them hits it big, while the other nine are likely to fail, ...

20)  The story is an old one: cute kid hits it big in a blockbuster movie, fame and money comes at them faster than ...