Definition of "overhit" [overhit]

  • (verb-transitive) To hit (a tennis ball, for example) too hard or too far.
  • (verb-transitive) To hit beyond, as in golf: overhit his approach.
  • (verb-intransitive) To overhit a ball.

Use "overhit" in a sentence

  • "Beckham's free kick is overhit and goes out for a goalkick.4 mins: Carr breaks down the right for Houston."
  • "A minute later he seems fine and moves forward to thread a Fabregas like pass through to Rooney but it's slightly overhit and Sorensen gathers."
  • "The full‑back's long cross, perhaps overhit, found Walcott ready to skin Mathias Jorgensen and slide in a low centre that required no more of Darren Bent than good anticipation and a tap-in."

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