be hit hard by sth/be hard hit by sth


be hit hard by sth/be hard hit by sth
be hit hard/be hard hit (by sth)
to be badly affected by something: »

Car makers were among the hardest hit as consumers bought fewer vehicles last month.

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The area has been hit hard by job losses in textiles and furniture.

Main Entry: hit

Financial and business terms. 2012.