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hell of it, the

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hell of it, the

noun phrase

The worst part of something; what makes something very nasty: The hell of it is that I tried all week to renew my license before they caught me (1940s+)

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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