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Hit

A unit measuring a person or IP address visiting a website. In general, the more hits a website generates, the higher revenue it earns from advertising and other sources.

hit

1. To sell a security at a bid price quoted by a dealer. For example, a trader will hit a bid.
2. To lose money on a trade. For example, a dealer may take a hit on the holdings of Moore's Fried Foods' common stock.
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Kaiser says if you feel like the relationship has run its course, the only thing left is to be clear and honest, but also kind and respectful because while it's important to make decisions that best fit your own life, don't lose your dignity in the process by hitting below the belt.
To blame a president and a secretary of state, as Republicans are brazenly doing these days, for the tragedy in Benghazi -- as if President Obama and Secretary Clinton could have anticipated the assault and thus pre-empted it -- is hitting below the belt.
Double standards and hitting below the belt have characterized the presidential contest as well, and are likely to do so right up to the finish.
On both sides of the political divide, there were foes who hesitated in hitting below the belt.