What does hellish mean?

Definitions for hellishˈhɛl ɪʃ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hellish.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. beastly, hellish, god-awful(adj)

    very unpleasant

    "hellish weather"; "stop that god-awful racket"

  2. demonic, diabolic, diabolical, fiendish, hellish, infernal, satanic, unholy(adj)

    extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell

    "something demonic in him--something that could be cruel"; "fires lit up a diabolic scene"; "diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils"; "a fiendish despot"; "hellish torture"; "infernal instruments of war"; "satanic cruelty"; "unholy grimaces"

Wiktionary

  1. hellish(Adjective)

    Causing pain, discomfort or distress.

    I woke up from a hellish noise coming from the house next door.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hellish(adj)

    of or pertaining to hell; like hell; infernal; malignant; wicked; detestable; diabolical

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hellish in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hellish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Raoul Vaneigem:

    Work to survive, survive by consuming, survive to consume the hellish cycle is complete.

  2. Raoul Vaneigem:

    Work to survive, survive by consuming, survive to consume: the hellish cycle is complete.

  3. Firefighter Isamu Kase:

    It was a hellish frenzy, absolutely horrible. People were just jumping into the canals to escape the inferno.

  4. Dale Carnegie:

    When we hate our enemies, we are giving them power over us: power over our sleep, our appetites, our blood pressure, our health, and our happiness. Our enemies would dance with joy if only they knew how they were worrying us, lacerating us, and getting even with us! Our hate is not hurting them at all, but our hate is turning our own days and nights into a hellish turmoil.

  5. Robert Burton:

    Tobacco, divine, rare, superexcellent tobacco, which goes far beyond all the panaceas, potable gold, and philosophers stones, a sovereign remedy to all diseases but as it is commonly abused by most men, which take it as tinkers do ale, 'Tis a plague, a mischief, a violent purger of goods, lands, health; hellish, devilish and damned tobacco, the ruin and overthrow of body and soul.

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