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Synonyms for hell
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hell, hell on earth, hellhole, snake pit, the pits, inferno(noun)

    any place of pain and turmoil

    "the hell of battle"; "the inferno of the engine room"; "when you're alone Christmas is the pits";

    Synonyms:
    loony bin, crazy house, hellhole, infernal region, hell on earth, sin, cuckoo's nest, nut house, blaze, sanatorium, nuthouse, nether region, netherworld, underworld, funny house, the pits, perdition, pit, inferno, conflagration, madhouse, funny farm, snake pit, booby hatch

    Antonyms:
    Heaven

  2. hell, blaze(noun)

    a cause of difficulty and suffering

    "war is hell"; "go to blazes"

    Synonyms:
    hellhole, infernal region, netherworld, sin, blaze, nether region, blazing, underworld, the pits, perdition, brilliance, glare, inferno, pit, snake pit, hell on earth

    Antonyms:
    Heaven

  3. Hell, perdition, Inferno, infernal region, nether region, pit(noun)

    (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment

    "Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell"- John Milton; "a demon from the depths of the pit"; "Hell is paved with good intentions"-Dr. Johnson

    Synonyms:
    orchestra pit, hellhole, stone pit, infernal region, netherworld, sin, quarry, cavity, blaze, nether region, endocarp, pit, underworld, fossa, the pits, colliery, perdition, stone, inferno, conflagration, pitfall, snake pit, hell on earth

    Antonyms:
    Heaven

  4. Hell, Hades, infernal region, netherworld, Scheol, underworld(noun)

    (religion) the world of the dead

    "No one goes to Hades with all his immense wealth"-Theognis

    Synonyms:
    underworld, the pits, sin, infernal region, pit, netherworld, snake pit, inferno, hell on earth, perdition, hellhole, blaze, nether region

    Antonyms:
    Heaven

  5. sin, hell(noun)

    violent and excited activity

    "they began to fight like sin"

    Synonyms:
    hellhole, sinfulness, netherworld, sin, blaze, infernal region, nether region, sine, wickedness, pit, underworld, the pits, perdition, sinning, inferno, snake pit, hell on earth

    Antonyms:
    Heaven

  6. hell, blaze(noun)

    noisy and unrestrained mischief

    "raising blazes"

    Synonyms:
    hellhole, infernal region, netherworld, sin, blaze, nether region, blazing, underworld, the pits, perdition, brilliance, glare, inferno, pit, snake pit, hell on earth

    Antonyms:
    Heaven

Wiktionary

  1. hell(propernoun)

    An extremely hot place

    You don't have a snowball's chance in hell.

    Synonyms:
    Hades, infernal region, netherworld, underworld, heck, inferno

  2. hell(propernoun)

    Antonyms:
    heaven

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hell(n)

    Synonyms:
    inferno, infernal regions, Gehenna, limbo, abyss, Avernus, Pandemonium, Abaddon, Styx, Hades, Sheol, the grave, Naraka (Buddhism)

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Hell":

    Helmut Josef Geier, DJ Hell (Gigolo Records), DJ Hell, Hell

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How to use hell in a sentence?

  1. Jean-Paul Sartre:

    Hell is other people.

  2. Chris Christie:

    If she mishandled classified information and obstructed justice, then she deserves to be prosecuted. She sure as hell doesn't deserve to be president of the United States.

  3. Colton Underwood:

    I remember feeling so guilty, like ‘What the hell am I doing?’ It was my first time letting myself even go there, so much so that I was like, ‘I need 'The Bachelorette'in my life, so I could be straight.

  4. Prince Harry:

    I love William to bits, he's my brother. We've been through hell together. But we are on different paths.

  5. President Trump:

    We’ve gotten tremendous criminals out of this country, i’m talking about illegal immigrants that were here that caused tremendous crime. That have murdered people, raped people – horrible things have happened. They’re getting the hell out or they’re going to prison.

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