smash hit


a person or thing that is overwhelmingly successful or popular: Both the play and the movie based on it were smash hits.

Nearby words

  1. smartwatch,
  2. smartweed,
  3. smarty,
  4. smarty-pants,
  5. smash,
  6. smash-and-grab,
  7. smash-up,
  8. smashed,
  9. smasher,
  10. smashing Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Idioms and Phrases with smash hit

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]

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