hellish


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Synonyms for hellish

Synonyms for hellish

Synonyms for hellish

very unpleasant

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extremely evil or cruel

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ESA's Large Space Simulator is now the most powerful in the world and the only facility capable of reproducing Mercury's hellish environment for a full-scale spacecraft.
The Hellish Vortex is highly recommended for anyone interested in aviation history or simply looking for a great adventure story.
As the New York detectives begin to investigate, they are unaware that Tracie herself is being stalked by an inhuman being sent from a hellish underworld to collect the talents and gifts of the Harlem residents, including Tracie's own family.
It is a hellish scene and everyone is torn by this war--hence the title's aptness.
In the midst of Micky's own demons haunting her from her hellish past, she manages to not only piece together the puzzle of a grand pornography ring, but also works through her own problems by getting involved with a child psychologist with a penchant for sex, and by actually infiltrating the crime ring.
The experience of that painting is how I want to impart lily concept to an audience--from a hellish to a paradisiacal world.
Finlay's report says the peer violence at the centre, which a family court judge once called "a hellish institution reminiscent of both Dickens and Lord of the Flies," takes two principal forms.
War is all hell and it has been for centuries, and there is no doubt that the "killing fields" of LaBiccocia, Pavia, Lutzen, Malplaquet--or Meggido or Stalingrad, for that matter--have been just as hellish, and as beautiful as the artistic endeavors--photographic (and now cinemagraphic) as well as the traditional means of oil and canvas, sculpture, and tapestry--that have long sought to capture the hellish, wonderful, enduring, alluring appeal of war.
In the previous Gulf War, 60 million barrels of petroleum spilled into hellish "lakes" that covered almost 20 square miles, and which have poisoned 40 percent of Kuwait's groundwater.
From our insignificant vantage point in the evolutionary cycle, it is momentarily sobering to reflect that the life-giving source of light and heat, venerated and worshipped over millennia, is destined to become our planet's fiery, hellish nemesis.
He said, ``Interestingly some people have a negative NDE often described as hellish, frightening and nightmarish.
At the end of the movie Deliverance, the three main characters return from a hellish camping trip, having killed one of their tormentors and thrown his body in a river.
As I have already stated on many occasions, only respect for others and their legitimate aspirations, the application of international law, the evacuation of the occupied territories and an internationally guaranteed special status for the most holy places in Jerusalem can bring about a beginning of pacification in that part of the world and break the hellish cycle of hatred and vengeance.
The book portrays in stunning, inspiring, and gut-wrenching detail the extraordinary valor with which the troopers of the 7th Cavalry faced the hellish meat grinders that were LZs X-Ray and Albany.
The bag is designed to withstand the hellish temperatures of a paint-curing oven without losing its integrity (up to 330[degrees]F, in fact).