VI. WORDS RELATING TO THE SENTIMENT AND MORAL POWERS

V. RELIGIOUS AFFECTIONS

2. Mythological and other fabulous deities and powers

Hell.

[Antonyms: heaven.]

[Nouns] hell, bottomless pit, place of torment; habitation of fallen angels; Pandemonium, Abaddon, Domdaniel; jahannan, sheol.

hell fire; everlasting fire, everlasting torment; lake of fire and brimstone; fire that is never quenched; worm that never dies; hot place.

purgatory, limbo, gehenna, abyss.

[Mythological hell] Tartarus, Hades, Avernus, Styx, Stygian creek, pit of Acheron, Cocytus; infernal regions, inferno, shades below, realms of Pluto.

Pluto, Rhadamanthus, Erebus; Tophet.

[Adjectives] hellish, infernal, stygian.

[Phrases] dies irae dies illa; "the hue of dungeons and the scowl of night" [Love's Labor's Lost].

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