hit (one) up for (something)(redirected from hitting them up for)
hit (one) up for (something)
slang To ask someone for something, usually money. Stop hitting me up for money when you already owe me $500!
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hit up for
Ask for a loan or favor, as in He hit me up for ten bucks, or I hit Doug up for a job. [Slang; early 1900s]
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