heck

noun \ ˈhek \

Definition of heck

1 :hell 2
  • all heck breaks loose
2 :hell 4
  • a heck of a lot of money

Examples of heck in a Sentence

  1. it looks like heck in that boy's bedroom

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Origin and Etymology of heck

euphemism


Heck

biographical name \ ˈhek \

Definition of Heck

Richard F(red) 1931–2015 American chemist

HECK Defined for English Language Learners

heck

noun

Definition of heck for English Language Learners

  • —used as a more polite form of hell



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