Hellish - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈhelɪʃ|  American pronunciation of the word hellish
Brit.  |ˈhɛlɪʃ|  British pronunciation of the word hellish
- (informal) very unpleasant (syn: beastly)
hellish weather
- extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell (syn: demonic, diabolic, diabolical, fiendish, infernal, satanic, unholy)
hellish torture

Examples

We've been having hellish weather lately.

The battlefield was a hellish scene of death and destruction.

We heard hellish noises.

I've had a hellish day at work.

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