hellscape

[ hel-skeyp ]
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noun
  1. a bleak landscape or one that resembles hell: a post-apocalyptic hellscape.

  2. a place or time that is hopeless, unbearable, or irredeemable: It’s impossible to avoid the hellscape of social media.College application season is a hellscape.Enjoy your existence on this hellscape in whatever way you can.

Origin of hellscape

1
First recorded in 1890–95; hell + -scape

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