hit the big time

lindkolna

New Member
Latvian
What does the sleng hit the big time mean? (in sentence - He really hit the big time in 1994).


Thank you verrrrrry much for explaining me that! :)
 
  • charisma_classic

    Senior Member
    English, U.S.A.
    To "hit the big time" means to become successful on a higher (and better) level.

    If we are speaking of a musician, and he hit the big time in 1994, it would mean he got a major record deal or somehow achieved a new, higher level of fame and fortune.
     
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