hellhound hellhound

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a very evil man
  2. (n) (Greek mythology) the three-headed dog guarding the entrance to Hades; son of Typhon

Usage(s):

  1. Johnson was one dark dude; when he sang "There's a hellhound on my trail" you believed him.
  2. RICHARD III by William ShakespeareRichard III is called a "hellhound," an "elvish-mark'd, abortive, rooting hog," "a bottled.
  3. Johnson was one dark dude; when he sang, "There's a hellhound on my trail," you believed him.

News

  • Santa Fe author’s book details King’s assassination

    Santa Fe author Hampton Sides book Hellhound on His Trail (Doubleday, 2010) is the definitive history of the Martin Luther King Jr. assassination. Generation Next interviewed Sides by phone this week in anticipation of Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Monday, Jan. 20).
    on January 17, 2014     Source: Santa Fe New Mexican

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Quotes

  • In the end I believe this quotation by King explains it best: "Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating...
    on Jan 16, 2007 By: Martin Luther King Source: UK The Kentucky Kernel (registration)

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