in the hell

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in the hell

informal + impolite
used to make a question more forceful
  • How in the hell did that happen?

Word by Word Definitions

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

  2. : the nether realm of the devil and the demons in which condemned people suffer everlasting punishment

  3. : error, sin


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