Meaning of “hell” - Learner’s Dictionary

hell

noun uk us /hel/
PLACE [ U ]

B2 according to some religions, the place where bad people go when they die

EXPERIENCE [ U ] informal

B2 an experience that is very unpleasant:

It's been hell working with him.
the hell informal

B2 used to emphasize something in a rude or angry way:

What the hell are you doing here?
a/one hell of a informal

used to say that someone or something is very good, big, etc:

a hell of a noise
He's one hell of a tennis player.
from hell informal

used to say that someone or something is extremely bad:

We had the holiday from hell.
like hell informal

very much:

It's raining like hell out there.

(Definition of “hell” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)