[ hel-bent ]
/ ˈhɛlˌbɛnt /
stubbornly or recklessly determined.
going at terrific speed.
in a hellbent manner; with reckless determination; at full speed.
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Example sentences from the Web for hellbent
It's all for the good of the hellbent fellows the way things are arranged in this world at the present time.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day
Lively Woman is indeed, as Carlyle would put it, "hellbent" on purification of politics by adding herself as an ingredient.The Shadow On The Dial, and Other Essays|Ambrose Bierce
British Dictionary definitions for hellbent
/ (ˌhɛlˈbɛnt) /
(postpositive and foll by on) informal strongly or rashly intent
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