Found 2 items, similar to infernal.
English → English
n : an inhabitant of hell; “his roar made the infernals quake”
adj 1: characteristic of or resembling hell; “infernal heat and
2: extremely evil or cruel; expressive of cruelty or befitting
hell; “something demonic in him--something that could be
; “fires lit up a diabolic scene”
sorcerers under the influence of devils”
; “a fiendish
; “hellish torture”
; “infernal instruments of war”
; “unholy grimaces”
3: expletives used informally as intensifiers; “he's a blasted
; “it's a blamed shame”
; “a blame cold winter”
a blessed dime”
; “I'll be damned (or blessed or darned or
goddamned) if I'll do any such thing”
; “he's a damn (or
goddam or goddamned) fool”
; “a deuced idiot”
; “tired or
his everlasting whimpering”
; “an infernal nuisance”
4: relating to or inhabiting hell; “his infernal majesty”
; “infernal punishments”
5: being of a lower world of the dead; “infernal regions”
English → English
, a. [F. infernal, L. infernalis, fr.
infernus that which lies beneath, the lower. See Inferior
1. Of or pertaining to or suitable for the lower regions,
inhabited, according to the ancients, by the dead;
pertaining to Pluto's realm of the dead, the Tartarus of
The Elysian fields, the infernal monarchy. --Garth.
2. Of or pertaining to, resembling, or inhabiting, hell;
suitable for hell, or to the character of the inhabitants
of hell; hellish; diabolical; as, infernal spirits, or
The instruments or abettors in such infernal
, a machine or apparatus maliciously
designed to explode, and destroy life or property.
), lunar caustic;
formerly so called. The name was also applied to caustic
Syn: Tartarean; Stygian; hellish; devilish; diabolical;
satanic; fiendish; malicious.
An inhabitant of the infernal regions; also, the place
itself. [Obs.] --Drayton.