Meaning of “be hell-bent on sth” in the English Dictionary

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be hell-bent on sth

informal

to be extremely determined to do something, without considering the risks or possible dangerous results:

He was hell-bent on revenge.

(Definition of “be hell-bent on sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)