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hellfire and damnation

1. The misery that one faces in hell. Unrepentant criminals better prepare themselves for hellfire and damnation after death.
2. Intense speech about the misery that one faces in hell. You're just scaring the kids with all this hellfire and damnation.
See also: and, damnation, hellfire
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Hellfire and damnation!

Inf. Damn it! (An oath used to express anger or irritation.) Hellfire and damnation! Turn that radio down! Hellfire and damnation! This is the second time our picnic's been rained out.
See also: and, hellfire
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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