Infernal - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪnˈfɜːrnl|  American pronunciation of the word infernal
Brit.  |ɪnˈfəːn(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word infernal
- an inhabitant of Hell
his roar made the infernals quake
- extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell (syn: demonic, diabolic, diabolical, fiendish, hellish, satanic, unholy)
infernal instruments of war
- expletives used informally as intensifiers (syn: blame, blasted, blessed, damn, damned, deuced, goddamn, goddamned)
an infernal nuisance

Examples

the infernal regions of the dead

Stop making that infernal racket!

I wish the children would stop that infernal noise.

his roar made the infernals quake

a double-faced infernal traitor and schemer

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