OTHER WORDS FROM hellishhell·ish·ly, adverbhell·ish·ness, noun
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For anyone who thought vaccines would quickly end this hellish pandemic, think again.Europe’s Brutal Fourth Wave Shows We’re Just Not Ready for Normal|Barbie Latza Nadeau|July 23, 2021|The Daily Beast
Rocky neighbors were too dry and cold like Mars, or too hot and hellish like Venus.The best places to find extraterrestrial life in our solar system, ranked|Neel V. Patel|June 16, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Although Venus is uninhabitable today, the fact that it may have been habitable at one point means it wasn’t always destined for such a hellish fate if circumstances broke a little more favorably.The next Venus missions will tell us about habitable worlds elsewhere|Neel V. Patel|June 9, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Hickson’s basic design was to put volunteers through ten weeks of fairly hellish training, involving six days a week of 40 minutes of cycling or running at intensities that reached 90 to 100 percent of max heart rate by the end.
After many hellish months in Liberia, it seems the worst could be over.
But there is much to be said for a private, hellish experience becoming an issue of public debate.Harsh Truths About Domestic Violence: Why Voicing Terrible Experiences Can Help Others|Lizzie Crocker|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From Ferguson to Gaza to Iraq, this summer has been hellish.
He was finally released in 2004, after almost 40 hellish years of brutal internment.We Lost Soldiers in the Hunt for Bergdahl, a Guy Who Walked Off in the Dead of Night|Nathan Bradley Bethea|June 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And that means it has to potential to redeem Christie—or make his already-hellish 2014 much, much worse.
This, they said, was no human being like themselves; such hellish practices could have but one origin.Asbestos|Robert H. Jones
So this was the accursed one who had done the hellish deed, and it was human folly that had caused this demoniacal explosion.Black Diamonds|Mr Jkai
This allusion to the hellish gambling which went on in the dead man's house, was his only funeral oration.Catherine de' Medici|Honore de Balzac
They are the night force come on deck for a breath of air between working their shifts in the hellish heat below.My Wonderful Visit|Charlie Chaplin
They saw the oncoming hordes of brutes in a hellish-looking garb, and they sent back the answer: "Retire be damned!"Private Peat|Harold R. Peat