• Hell Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) A dungeon or prison; also, in certain running games, a place to which those who are caught are carried for detention.
  2. (v. t.) A gambling house.
  3. (v. t.) To overwhelm.
  4. (v. t.) A place where outcast persons or things are gathered
  5. (v. t.) The place or state of punishment for the wicked after death; the abode of evil spirits. Hence, any mental torment; anguish.
  6. (v. t.) The place of the dead, or of souls after death; the grave; -- called in Hebrew sheol, and by the Greeks hades.
  7. (v. t.) A place into which a tailor throws his shreds, or a printer his broken type.

Blaze, Hades, Inferno, Perdition, Sin, Underworld,

• Hellgramite Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The aquatic larva of a large American winged insect (Corydalus cornutus), much used a fish bait by anglers; the dobson. It belongs to the Neuroptera.

• Helleborism Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The practice or theory of using hellebore as a medicine.