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1. A devilish person; a fiend.
2. Greek Mythology Cerberus, the watchdog of Hades.
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1. a hound of hell
2. a fiend
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a mythical watchdog of the underworld, as Cerberus.
2. a fiendish person.
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|Noun||1.||hellhound - a very evil man|
|2.||hellhound - (Greek mythology) the three-headed dog guarding the entrance to Hades; son of Typhon|
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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