Definition of hit it off in English:

hit it off

phrase

informal
  • Be naturally friendly or well suited.

    • ‘Carrie's friend Cathey had introduced the two and they seemed to hit it off immediately.’
    • ‘She met this guy Tim at a party of a mutual friend and seemed to hit it off.’
    • ‘Ideally, they'll hit it off, become buds, and you'll never have to worry about it again.’
    • ‘We weren't really hitting it off, but Figi still decides to put her arm around my waist and squeeze me.’
    • ‘It so happened that they hit it off immediately and became best friends off the court.’
    • ‘So they decided to bombard me with personal questions about my best friend, and we hit it off at once.’
    • ‘It wasn't long before all six of us hit it off, teasing and conversing like old friends.’
    • ‘He was glad his friends were hitting it off with Kelly, especially since the start of her day had been kinda rough.’
    • ‘The two of them hit it off wonderfully and it was the start of a great friendship.’
    • ‘If they hit it off, she'll be able to pass along a positive word to your other pals.’
    get on well, get on, get along, be on good terms, be friends, be friendly, be compatible, relate well to each other, feel a rapport, see eye to eye, take to each other, warm to each other, find things in common
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