Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The fire of hell, considered as punishment for sinners.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the fire of Hell
  • n. fire produced by the Devil, or a similar supernatural creature connected to Hell
  • n. a fire that burns with unusual heat or ferocity

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a place of eternal fire envisaged as punishment for the damned

Etymologies

hell +‎ fire (Wiktionary)

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