Hellish

usgb/ˈhelɪʃ/Volume
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Negative IntensityPlay
Used to describe something extremely bad or difficult, emphasizing the negative aspect. SlideShe described her exam preparation as hellish.
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Emotional StressPlay
Communicates a strong feeling of frustration or distress associated with an experience. SlideThe actor recounted his hellish journey to stardom.
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Informal SpeechPlay
Common in casual conversation rather than formal or professional dialogue. SlideOur road trip turned hellish when the car broke down.