Definition of Hellfires

1. Noun. (plural of hellfire) ¹



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Definition of Hellfires

1. hellfire [n] - See also: hellfire

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hellfires

helled
hellenization
hellenizations
hellenize
hellenized
hellenizes
hellenizing
hellenophone
heller
helleri
helleries
helleris
hellers
hellery
hellfire
hellfires (current term)
hellgramite
hellgramites
hellgrammiate
hellgrammite
hellgrammites
hellhag
hellhags
hellhole
hellholes
hellhound
hellhounds
hellhouse
hellhouses
hellicat

Literary usage of Hellfires

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1. An Analysis of U. S. Army Helicopter Programs by Frances M. Lussier (1996)
"This sophisticated fire control system would allow each Apache to fire up to 16 Longbow hellfires at separate targets in as little as one minute. ..."

2. Imperialism and Liberty by Morrison Isaac Swift (1899)
"... lighting the hellfires of cowardice and prejudice, telling the American people that the Spaniard is burying his fangs in their unprotected throats, ..."

3. Lord Minto in India: Life and Letters of Gilbert Elliot, First Earl of Minto by Gilbert Elliot Minto (1880)
"In 1720, the young "bucks" and rakes had changed their sport, and, in the same depraved taste, had conceived a new order of clubs, called " The hellfires. ..."

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