American Idioms – Idiom Wizard Lists Over 5,500 Idioms & Slang Descriptions

Hit the spot

DEFINITION

Refreshing. Something eaten or especially drunk that quenches one’s immediate thirst or hunger. Can also be used in the sense of an outcome that is pleasing or a praise that is welcome.¬† (Compare to What the doctor ordered.)

“After a long day at work, a cold beer really hits the spot.”

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Idiom Wizard logo

This website uses cookies. If you continue browsing you accept our use of cookies and agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. We do NOT share your information with anyone else. A Subscriber will continue to receive our messages until  you opt out.