hellnounuk /hel/ us /hel/
- Living with her has been pure hell recently.
- I'd see her in hell before I'd agree to an arrangement like that.
- It was a living hell for the soldiers out there on the front line.
- " Didn't you enjoy teaching, then?" "No, it was sheer hell - I'd never be a teacher."
- She had to suffer the hell of giving birth to her dead baby.
hellexclamation, noun [U]uk /hel/ us /hel/