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- 1. Hell, perdition, Inferno, infernal region, nether region, pit, imaginary place, mythical place, fictitious place
- usage: (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment; "Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell"- John Milton; "a demon from the depths of the pit"; "Hell is paved with good intentions"-Dr. Johnson
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See also: perdition (Dictionary)