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what the hell

Definition of what the hell

informal + impolite

  1. 1 —used to express anger, surprise, etc. <What the hell! Just what do you think you're doing!?>

  2. 2 —used to say that one is not worried about or bothered by something <We lost a little money, but what the hell, it's not a big deal.>



Word by Word Definitions

whatplay
  1. : used as an interrogative expressing inquiry about the identity, nature, or value of an object or matter

    : often used to ask for repetition of an utterance or part of an utterance not properly heard or understood

    :  who

  1. :  why

    :  in what respect :  how

  1. : used as an interrogative expressing inquiry about the identity, nature, or value of a person, object, or matter

    :  whatever

    :  any

hellplay
  1. :  a nether world in which the dead continue to exist :  hades

    :  error, sin

    :  a place or state of misery, torment, or wickedness


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