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inferno

noun [C] uk   /ɪnˈfɜː.nəʊ/  us   /-ˈfɝː.noʊ/ (plural infernos)
a very large uncontrolled fire: a raging inferno The building was an inferno by the time the fire service arrived.
Translations of “inferno”
in Chinese (Traditional) 火海…
in Russian огонь, пожар…
in Turkish cehennem gibi yangın, büyük yangın…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火海…
in Polish pożoga…
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