Examples of heck in a Sentence
it looks like heck in that boy's bedroom
Recent Examples of heck from the Web
What the heck is going on between Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen?
And a heck of a job by Roseman to overhaul a very needy position, cornerback, in the span of four months.
Well, anyway, here's a heck of a lot of canned and dried bean recipes!
But what the heck is melasma, and what's with the face wrapping?
Anything less would be complicity in what looks a heck of a lot like obstruction of justice.
That counts for a heck of a lot with a team that’s currently at the bottom of the Western Conference with the second-worst attacking record in the league this year.
Some businesses were promoting the heck out of themselves.
To start that inning off, that’s a heck of an at-bat, too.
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Origin and Etymology of heck
First Known Use: 1887See Words from the same year
Synonymschance-medley, confusion, disarrangement, disarray, dishevelment, disorder, disorderedness, disorderliness, disorganization, free-for-all, havoc, chaos, hell, jumble, mare's nest, mess, messiness, misorder, muddle, muss, shambles, snake pit, tumble, welter
Related Wordsanarchy, lawlessness, misrule, riot; knot, snarl, tangle; labyrinth, maze, web; maelstrom, storm; bollix, clutter, litter, mishmash, shuffle; hodgepodge, medley, miscellany, morass, motley
Near Antonymsmethod, pattern, plan, system
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