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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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In a crudely mocking reference to Saddam Hussein in Jisr al-Mabahij al-Qadima, by "hitting below the belt," al-Nawwab succintly portrays him as at once petty, ridiculous, incompetent, and ego-maniacal.
Is it hitting below the belt to quote a defenseless little-old-lady?
On one occasion, Senate Chairman Sajiq Sanjrani had to ban the entry of Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry into the house for the session as the minister was not ready to accept the direction of the chair and kept on hitting below the belt and gruelling PML-N Senator Mushahidullah Khan.
"Trolling amount to hitting below the belt. We don't support those who display such aggressive nature on the net and elsewhere," Bhagwat said, in perhaps the first-of-its-kind interaction between the diplomats and the RSS.
even hitting below the belt when he referred to Roach's battle with Parkinson's Disease in an interview last month.