Definition of Hell


  • noisy and unrestrained mischief
    "raising blazes"
  • violent and excited activity
    "they began to fight like sin"
  • (religion) the world of the dead
    "No one goes to Hades with all his immense wealth"-Theognis
    - infernal region - scheol
  • (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil
    where sinners suffer eternal punishment
    "Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell"- John Milton
    "a demon from the depths of the pit"
    "Hell is paved with good intentions"-Dr. Johnson
    - infernal region - nether region
  • a cause of difficulty and suffering
    "war is hell"
    "go to blazes"
  • any place of pain and turmoil
    "the hell of battle"
    "the inferno of the engine room"
    "when you're alone Christmas is the pits"

    - hell on earth - snake pit - the pits
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble hell

5 unscramble word found using the letters hell.

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