[ hel-fahyuh rd ]
/ ˈhɛlˈfaɪərd /
adjective, adverb Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S.
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- hell's angels,
- hell's bells,
- hell's kitchen,
- hell-bent for leather,
Origin of hell-fired
First recorded in 1705–15
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Examples from the Web for hell-fired
a euphemism for damned attested from 1756. See hellfire.
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