hard-hitting hard-hitting

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) characterized by or full of force and vigor
  2. (adj) aggressively and persistently persuasive

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Here was an innovative, hard-hitting musical that trafficked in booze and pot, bile and cynicism, promiscuity and adultery.
  2. Good intelligence and highly sophisticated, hard-hitting defense tactics stop most guerrilla activity on the perimeter of the Israeli heartland.

News

  1. AC Transit Board Member Joel Young May Have Profited from His Official Duties

    A hard-hitting internal report found that he may have used confidential information from the transit agency to benefit himself and his private employer. by Steven Tavares and Robert Gammon AC Transit board member Joel Young may have used confidential legal information that he received from the transit district for his own personal gain and for that of his private employer, according to a hard ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: East Bay Express

  2. Should baseball players wear more protective gear?

    America's favorite pastime is now being considered a dangerous one.  After the hard-hitting line drive this past weekend to Tampa Bay pitcher Alex Cobb, many are talking about whether pitchers need more protection while on the field. 
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WTVM 9 Columbus

  3. First Look: Caligula And Wiz Khalifa On The Set Of 'Fighter Jet'

    Rapper Caligula takes flight alongside Wiz Khalifa on the set of his upcoming visual "Fighter Jet." With this hard-hitting party anthem, the N.A.R.S. signee and leader of the Taylor Gang are looking to take your summertime bashes to another level.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

Quotes

  1. Danja, a Timbaland protege who already scored hits with Justin Timberlake and Nelly Furtado, says he was "excited" to work with Spears and expects people to support the album, which has a "hard-hitting, dark and sexy vibe."
    on Oct 29, 2007 By: Danja Source: Forbes

  2. "In recent years, we have seen an increase in coarse and violent programming, coupled with a decrease in local news and hard-hitting journalism," Inouye said Thursday night. "To say these trends are not in the best interest of the American...
    on Sep 18, 2006 By: Daniel Inouye Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  3. "We are very pleased to have acquired a player with Bryan's talent level and playing experience," said Panthers general manager Jacques Martin. "Bryan is a big, strong, hard-hitting defenseman who also possesses the ability to be a goal...
    on Sep 2, 2008 By: Jacques Martin Source: Sports Network

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