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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


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What does hit and miss mean?


Meaning of idioms with examples...

hit and miss

If something is hit and miss, it is unpredictable and may produce good results or it may fail altogether.

This idiom is used as an adjective and can be hyphened.

Example:

a hit-and-miss method

another variation of this idiom is:

hit or miss

Example(s):

The service they offer in this company can be hit-or-miss.

The selected books were hit or miss.

It is a hit-and-miss affair to find a reliable doctor in this city.

This idiom is in the war category


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