Definition of 'hit and miss'
Example sentences containing 'hit and miss'
His mind was too wine-muddled to think anything through, other than trading hit and miss blows with his equally inebriated adversary.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It can take a long time to do this and can be a hit-and-miss affair.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2010) The Sun (2010) The Sun (2015)
Making the transition from ground to air was a hit-and-miss affair and required the patronage of an interested senior officer.FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)
I have had many treatments myself and found it a hit-and-miss affair.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The satire was a hit-and-miss affair, with more misses than hits.Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Sun (2013)
Dangerous but a bit hit-and-miss.The Sun (2014) The Sun (2011)
I have been lucky - but it was a bit hit-and-miss.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Definition of hit and miss from the Collins English Dictionary
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