- [colloquial] [euphemistic]heck!¡caray! [colloquial] [euphemistic]what the heck!¡qué diablos! [colloquial]heck, no! (American English)¡ni hablar!to heck with waiting, I'm leaving¡qué esperar ni (que) niño muerto! yo me voy [colloquial]what/where/how the heck … ?¿qué/dónde/cómo diablos … ? [colloquial]I've one heck of a lot to dotengo un montón de cosas que hacer [colloquial]this is one heck of a time to call me¡vaya horas de llamar!she's one heck of a girles una chica fenomenallike o the heck he did!¡y un cuerno que lo hizo! [colloquial]he did it on his own — did he heck! (British English)lo hizo solo — ¡qué lo va a hacer solo! or ¡y un cuerno! [colloquial]I wish to heck they'd shut up!¡por qué no se callarán de una puñetera vez! [colloquial]Example sentences
- I surprised my parents, heck I even surprised Mrs. Morgan, the old lady next door.
- Flipping heck, dash it, and crumbs - I think I'm becoming a potty mouth.
- Flippin heck, this is in another class altogether.
- Jen mentions Jason's big question - how the heck do bloggers have the time to write so much stuff?
- Which brings up the inevitable question: What the heck has Bob been doing?
- Dex looked at me and gave a freaked out smile as to say where the heck did that question come from after one creepy long stare?
- This was going to be one heck of a frustrating experience for the both of them.
- He's funny, sexy as hell, a heck of a nice guy, unmarried, good values, yadda yadda.
- That seems like a heck of a lot of money to sit on your butt all day.
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