Definition of “for the hell of it” - English Dictionary

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“for the hell of it” in British English

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for the hell of it

informal

If you do something for the hell of it, you do it without having any particular purpose or wish, but usually for enjoyment:

I didn't know what I wanted to do, so I drove my van round Europe, just for the hell of it.

(Definition of “for the hell of it” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)