for the hell of it

idiom

Definition of for the hell of it 

informal + somewhat impolite

: for the fun of doing something : without having a particular reason Just for the hell of it, I decided to go. He likes to start arguments for the hell of it.

Learn More about for the hell of it

Share for the hell of it

Statistics for for the hell of it

Look-up Popularity

Comments on for the hell of it

What made you want to look up for the hell of it? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

one that holds something together

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!