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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (2)

1. very unpleasant;
- Example: "hellish weather"
- Example: "stop that god-awful racket"
[syn: beastly, hellish, god-awful]

2. extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting hell;
- Example: "something demonic in him--something that could be cruel"
- Example: "fires lit up a diabolic scene"
- Example: "diabolical sorcerers under the influence of devils"
- Example: "a fiendish despot"
- Example: "hellish torture"
- Example: "infernal instruments of war"
- Example: "satanic cruelty"
- Example: "unholy grimaces"
[syn: demonic, diabolic, diabolical, fiendish, hellish, infernal, satanic, unholy]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

hellish adj 1: very unpleasant; "hellish weather"; "stop that god-awful racket" [syn: beastly, hellish, god-awful] 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, hellish, infernal, satanic, unholy]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

98 Moby Thesaurus words for "hellish": Acherontic, Draconian, Lethean, Mephistophelian, Plutonian, Plutonic, Stygian, Tartarean, anarchic, angry, animal, anthropophagous, atrocious, barbaric, barbarous, beastly, bestial, bloodthirsty, bloody, bloody-minded, blustering, blusterous, blustery, brutal, brutalized, brute, brutish, cannibalistic, chaotic, chthonian, chthonic, cruel, cruel-hearted, cursed, damnable, demoniac, demoniacal, demonic, demonish, demonlike, devil-like, devilish, diabolic, execrable, fell, feral, ferocious, fiendish, fiendlike, fierce, frantic, frenzied, furious, ghoulish, hellborn, infernal, infuriate, inhuman, inhumane, insensate, mad, mindless, murderous, ogreish, orgasmic, orgastic, pandemoniac, pandemonic, purgatorial, raging, ravening, raving, rip-roaring, ruthless, sadistic, sanguinary, sanguineous, satanic, savage, sharkish, slavering, storming, stormy, subhuman, sulfurous, tempestuous, troublous, truculent, tumultuous, turbulent, unchristian, uncivilized, ungodly, unhuman, uproarious, vicious, wild, wolfish