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hell's bells

interjection, Informal.
(used to indicate vexation or surprise.)
Origin of hell's bells
First recorded in 1910-15 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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hell's bells


An exclamation of impatience, anger, emphasis, etc: Hell's bells, Maude, I did that two whole years ago (1912+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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