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.
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.

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
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When someone you love or loved broke up with you or said something and you cant stop crying, its painful your love/loved them and they turned on you
Im hurting because of him 💔😭
by Him & I June 15, 2018
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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
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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
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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
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