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1Very fast, much, hard, etc. (used for emphasis): my head hurts like hell
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- All I know is that my mouth hurts like hell and I've about as much chance of getting in to see my dentist this week as I have getting into a size 10 dress.
- I didn't really think about it much as I grew up, unless I bashed my hand against something then the tiny scar hurt like hell.
- Either way, it hurts like hell on my right side when I breathe in.
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