hellfire


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hell·fire

 (hĕl′fīr′)
n.
The fire of hell, considered as punishment for sinners.

hellfire

(ˈhɛlˌfaɪə)
n
1. (Theology) the torment and punishment of hell, envisaged as eternal fire
2. (Theology) (modifier) characterizing sermons or preachers that emphasize this aspect of Christian belief: hellfire evangelism.

hell•fire

(ˈhɛlˌfaɪər)

n.
the fire of hell.
[before 1000]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hellfire - a place of eternal fire envisaged as punishment for the damned
infernal region, nether region, perdition, Inferno, Hell, pit - (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment; "Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell"- John Milton; "a demon from the depths of the pit"; "Hell is paved with good intentions"-Dr. Johnson

hellfire

adjective
Translations

hellfire

[ˈhelˈfaɪəʳ] Nllamas fpl del infierno
References in classic literature ?
All de hellfire dat 'uz ever in my heart flame' up, en I snatch de stick outen his han' en laid him flat.
People interested in working at the Colosseum should send their CV to Hellfire Entertainment Ltd, The Colosseum, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 2RB or email adam.
BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army's Logistics Brigade Thursday received a number of Hellfire air-to-surface missiles from the United States, according to a statement from the Army.
After completing unit-level training and confidence testing of the MQ-8B system within local and special use airspace during the first week, Fire Scout crewmembers flew range clearance missions and a successful Hellfire missile event in support of USS America Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) May 10.
She just needs Katherine in Hell when the hellfire erupts.
Last month US officials retrieved an inert Hellfire air-to-ground missile that had been mistakenly delivered to Cuba in 2014.
The Hellfire is a laser-guided, air-to-surface missile that weighs about 100 pounds (45 kilograms).
Back in August, a photo posted on social media purported to show Saudi Hellfire missiles decorated with some of the names of their fallen.
Le AGM-114 Hellfire (hellfire signifie en anglais [beaucoup moins que] feu de l'enfer [beaucoup plus grand que]) est un missile antichar a guidage laser semi-actif, ou a guidage radar (de type tire et oublie) en fonction des versions.
What were the hellfire clubs of 18th-century Ireland?
Embassy in Baghdad announced on Sunday that Iraq has received a collection of important weapons, including about / 100 / Hellfire missiles.
Summary: Embassy says US has delivered 100 Hellfire missiles, more than 11 million rounds of ammunition as well as thousands of machine guns and rifles.