Synonyms of hit on/upon in English:

hit on/upon


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1‘she hit on a novel idea for fundraising’

SYNONYMS

discover, come up with, think of, conceive of, dream up, work out, invent, create, originate, develop, devise, design, pioneer, uncover, contrive, realize

stumble on, chance on, light on, come upon, blunder on, arrive at

informal put one's finger on