hellhole hellhole

Definition(s):

  • (n) any place of pain and turmoil

Usage(s):

  1. A hellhole for most white men is the black Republic of Liberia on Africa's west coast where the temperature averages 80, and 100 inches of rainfall year in, year out.
  2. Even the soggy Everglades, once considered a God-forsaken hellhole, became a national treasure.
  3. The movie says that to live another day, in a mortally dangerous hellhole, is the best one can expect and the most one can do.

News

  1. Climate Change Turning NYC Into Deep South But With More Flooding, Fewer Waffle Houses

    Dangerous weather patterns resulting from global warming are rapidly turning NYC into a hot sticky wet hellhole, according to a group of scientists assembled by the Bloomberg administration. You can peruse the full overview of their dire report here on the mayor's office Flickr , but the takeaway is alarming: by 2050, scientists predict NYC summers will be on par with Birmingham, Alabama , with ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Gothamist

  2. Central Texas POW Veteran to be Featured in Documentary

    One of the longest prisoner of wars lives in Central Texas.  Jack Goodwin served in the Korean war, and to remember those who were captured, a documentary is being put together. "It was a hellhole over
    on June 9, 2013     Source: KXXV Waco

Quotes

  1. "This is a hellhole beyond your wildest dreams," Stallone said. "All the trails are mined. The only way into Burma is up the river."
    on Oct 1, 2007 By: Sylvester Stallone Source: Forbes

  2. "Weemer, along with his fellow Marines, fought valiantly ...... through the hellhole of Fallujah, and ask for little more than to return to the lives they left behind with the hope and promise that defines America," Hackett said.
    on Aug 16, 2007 By: Paul Hackett Source: Forbes

  3. "I don't want to be the shoulda, woulda, coulda," Mamby said. "Because when it's over, it's over. I made it out of a hellhole, so whatever I want to do I'm going to do as long as it's not hurting me or anybody else."
    on Mar 12, 2006 By: Saoul Mamby Source: 940 News

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