Meaning of “fire and brimstone” in the English Dictionary


"fire and brimstone" in English

See all translations

fire and brimstone

used to mean the threat of Hell or damnation (= punishment that lasts for ever) after death:

The preacher's sermon was full of fire and brimstone.

(Definition of “fire and brimstone” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)