From these headquarters, Maria Leon and her family had turned the neighborhood into a hellhole.
“This place was a hellhole,” says Akram Mohamed Ramadan, a rebel fighter who came to visit the prison on Friday.
They'd tell you immediately that we need security around our ambassador in a hellhole like Benghazi.
At least I could comfort myself with the thought that the mom and kid got out of that hellhole alive.
Any unpleasant or morally degenerate place; dump: I was so glad to get out of this hellhole/ Emerson is a hellhole (1866+)