- a bad-tempered, spiteful, woman; shrew.
- a woman with magic powers derived from evil sources; witch.
Origin of hellcat
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Examples from the Web for hellcat
I hope he doesn't realize I'm not the hellcat he seems to think I am.Suzy
- a spiteful fierce-tempered woman
Word Origin and History for hellcat
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