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4.
when the current party situation has come to a boring standstill usually when all the drugs and/or alchohol are gone or else used to describe a shitty welfare-ass place to chill or perhaps your current financial situation.
dont chill at tim's center. it's fucking hurting there.
by matt June 15, 2006
 
1.
pronounced: HER-Teng.

1. Used to describe a situation, a person, a place that is currently in poor form or performance. Emphasizes the horrible nature of a situation or the poor overall appearance of a person.

2. Used to describe a massive failure.
1.
a) Yeah my job is hurting right now... I have to come in at 5 a.m.
b) Those girls over there are hurting--I'm going to need to drink more.
c) The beach was hurting today--it was too cloudy to enjoy the sloots.

2.
a) The Redskins preseason game against Carolina was hurting.
b) My Committed Cost Report was hurting--we didn't bill enough this month.
by JofKB August 16, 2005
 
2.
Generally pathetic or terrible.
The Yankees have gone 1-6 in their last 7 games...pretty hurting.
by stevo April 03, 2004
 
3.
Describes massive failure. Can also be used to describe someone who is extremely lame.
Example 1

Roommate 1: Dude we have to pay for the water utility bills!

Roommate 2: No we don't.....it's in the contract...
Roommate 1: But it says we do!
Roommate 2: Are you hurting?

Example 2

Guy 1: I thought I was going to ace my test but I was hurting.

Example 3:
Guy 1: What did the fish say when it hit the wall?
Guy 2: What.....?
Guy 1: Dam
Guy 2: that's so hurting....
by froush dinosaur September 27, 2011
 
5.
in great need, in distress
She was hurting after the incident with her adviser.
by The Return of Light Joker October 15, 2008
 
6.
Sum1 who is ugly, a loser, or all in all it just hurts u 2 kno their situation
Ouch! that was hurting
damn, she is hurting
by PrIzM May 12, 2003