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hellion Saltos de línea: hel|lion
Pronunciación: /ˈhɛljən/

Definición de hellion en inglés:

sustantivo

North American informal
A rowdy or mischievous person, especially a child.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • One minute she would sound like a wounded angel, the next like a streetwise hellion.
  • I thought Mrs. E. was one of the prettiest, nicest adults I'd ever met, and days when her teenage daughter helped out with all us little hellions were extra special.
  • They are not the happy, well adjusted children that we all imagine we can raise until we actually have the little hellions.

Origen

Mid 19th century: perhaps from dialect hallion 'a worthless fellow', changed by association with hell.

Palabras que riman con hellion

rebellion

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