When something hits the spot it means that it gives total satisfaction, as food or drink; to be refreshing.
To be exactly what is wanted or needed.
- A good idea; a good plan.
1. Those nachos really hit the spot!
2. A cold beer on a hot summer day really hits the spot.
3. This double chocolate molten lava cake hits the spot.
4. Test driving new cars hits the spot for me.
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