- a person or thing that is overwhelmingly successful or popular: Both the play and the movie based on it were smash hits.
Related Words for smash hithit, show, drama, performance, comedy, musical, opera, coup, success, win, accomplishment, gain, feat, turkey, smash, farce, theatrical, flop, mask, entertainment
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Contemporary Examples of smash hit
The young Saudi comedian behind the smash-hit viral video tells Sophia Jones about satire and the Saudi politics of driving.‘No Woman, No Drive’: Behind the Viral Video
October 28, 2013
The technology titan triumphantly introduces a smaller, lighter, somewhat cheaper version of its smash-hit tablet.Apple Rolls Out Thinner, Smaller, iPad Mini
October 23, 2012
The latest version of the smash-hit smartphone has a bigger screen and some modest improvements.Is Apple’s New iPhone 5 New Enough to Beat Google’s Android?
September 12, 2012
Tom Sykes on the shocking real-life history of Highclere Castle, the setting for the smash-hit British TV drama.The Real Downton Abbey: Juiciest Bits From 'The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle'
January 1, 2012
Idioms and Phrases with smash hit
An outstanding success, as in She was a smash hit in the role of the governess, or His first book was a smash hit but this one isn't doing well. [c. 1920]