Definition of to hell in English:

to hell


  • Used for emphasis.

    ‘damn it to hell’
    • ‘She hoped to hell that Thomas would ask her if she would help him.’
    • ‘She just had to keep talking to him, and hope to hell that the ambulance would get here soon.’
    • ‘I coughed and quickly adjusted my voice, hoping to hell he hadn't noticed the crack.’
    • ‘I have never seen him like that before, and I hope to hell that I never have to again.’
    • ‘She hoped to hell it wasn't to make Jess want to see him, because it wasn't going to work.’
    • ‘Here in Aussie we just get on with partying 24 hours a day and to hell with the consequences.’