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English definition of “hell's bells”

hell's bells

exclamation     /ˌhelzˈbelz/ old-fashioned informal (UK also hell's teeth)
used to express anger or surprise: Hell's bells, can't you do anything right?Expressions of surpriseExpressions of anger
(Definition of hell's bells exclamation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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