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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hellish  \Hell"ish\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  hell;  like  hell;  infernal;  malignant; 
  wicked;  detestable;  diabolical.  ``Hellish  hate.''  --Milton. 
  --  {Hell"ish*ly},  adv  --  {Hell"ish*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hellish 
  adj  1:  very  unpleasant;  "hellish  (or  beastly)  weather"  [syn:  {beastly}] 
  2:  extremely  evil  or  cruel;  expressive  of  cruelty  or  befitting 
  hell;  "something  demonic  in  him--something  that  could  be 
  cruel";  "fires  lit  up  a  diabolic  scene";  "diabolical 
  sorcerers  under  the  influence  of  devils";  "a  fiendish 
  despot";  "hellish  torture";  "infernal  instruments  of  war"; 
  "satanic  cruelty";  "unholy  grimaces"  [syn:  {demonic},  {diabolic}, 
  {diabolical},  {fiendish},  {infernal},  {satanic},  {unholy}] 




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