Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun


Part of speech: adjective

Of or like hell; diabolical.

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Usage examples "hellish":

  1. If you had killed her your crime would have been far less hellish than the one you ask me to commit. - "The Story of a Doctor's Telephone--Told by His Wife", Ellen M. Firebaugh.
  2. I am thirsty who have touched nothing since last night, and have fought hard and been carried far, yes- and lived through that hellish storm. - "Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed", H. Rider Haggard.
  3. Instead of talking like a body would think they'd talk after all those letters and things, why, they turn and fling abuse at me- and now- now they've gone and done this hellish thing! - "The Boss of Little Arcady", Harry Leon Wilson.