HyperDic: hit-and-run

English > 2 senses of the word hit-and-run:
ADJECTIVEallhit-and-run, tip-and-rundesigned for or consisting of a brief attack / attack followed by a quick escape
allhit-and-runinvolving a driver of a motor vehicle who leaves the scene of an accident
English > hit-and-run: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningdesigned for or consisting of a brief attack / attack followed by a quick escape.
Example"hit-and-run units"
Synonymtip-and-run
BroaderoffensiveFor the purpose of attack / attack rather than defense
English > hit-and-run: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningInvolving a driver of a motor vehicle who leaves the scene of an accident.
BroadernegligentCharacterized by neglect and undue lack of concern

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