hellish

[hel-ish]
adjective
1.
of, like, or suitable to hell; infernal; vile; horrible: It was a hellish war.
2.
miserable; abominable; execrable: We had a hellish time getting through traffic.
3.
devilishly bad: The child's behavior was hellish most of the day.

Origin:
1520–30; hell + -ish1

hellishly, adverb
hellishness, noun
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hellish (ˈhɛlɪʃ)
 
adj
1.  of or resembling hell
2.  wicked; cruel
3.  informal very difficult or unpleasant
 
adv
4.  informal (Brit) (intensifier): a hellish good idea
 
'hellishly
 
adv
 
'hellishness
 
n

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Example sentences
Pan heats metals up to temps so hellish that they turn into vapor.
Our atmosphere is constantly leaking into space and has to be replenished from
  the hellish depths of our home planet.
Perhaps you should contact them and find out how heavenly or hellish the place
  is.
Remember, this is a state that has lived through forty plus years of hellish
  oppression.
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