Meaning of “the hell sb is/does, etc.” in the English Dictionary


"the hell sb is/does, etc." in English

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the hell sb is/does, etc.

US informal

used to tell someone that you do not believe what they have said or that you will not allow them to do what they want:

"I don't need your advice, Gene, I know what's good for me." "The hell you do!"
"He says he won't come." "The hell he won't!"

(Definition of “the hell sb is/does, etc.” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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