adjective, adverb Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S.
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Origin of hell-fired
Words nearby hell-fired
How to use hell-fired in a sentence
A street sweeper was caught in the crossfire as a gunman fired at the officer, fatally wounding her in the back.
One of the other cops fired three times and those who were still able to give chase did.
The cops gave chase and the gunman fired the big revolver twice more.
The NOPD fired Knight in 1973 for stealing lumber from a construction site as an off-duty cop.
Knight and Farrell were both fired from the New Orleans Police Department before they gravitated to Duke.
Before we had all fired, Fanning and a dozen of his sharpest men had again loaded, and were by our side.
The men, whose poniards his sword parried, had recourse to fire-arms, and two pistols were fired at him.
The next moment a pistol was fired at their head, and a deep groan shewed it had taken too true an aim.
They used to declare that every unbaptised baby would go to Hell and burn for ever in fire and brimstone.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
The city hell hounds sprang to meet them and the slaughter of inoffensive Europeans began in Darya Gunj.The Red Year|Louis Tracy