Tagged: idiom This topic contains 0 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by Dr Pramod Kumar Manglik 1 month ago. Author Posts 02/10/2017 at 12:00 am #1332 Dr Pramod Kumar Manglik Member Rank: Top MBA Colleges in New Zealand I want to know the meaning of the phrase hit below the belt. Can someone provide me the meaning? 02/10/2017 at 12:00 am #7546 utsav_shah Member Rank: Full Form of SRM Chennai Hello, The idiom Hit below the belt in general sense refers to words or actions towards another person that is inappropriate, unjust, insulting or too personal to be mentioned. In the terminology of sports it refers to boxing where a boxer unfairly strikes his opponent below the best which is a violation of the rule. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.