English noun: inferno
|1.||inferno (location) any place of pain and turmoil|
|Samples||The hell of battle.|
The inferno of the engine room.
When you're alone Christmas is the pits.
|Synonyms||hell, hell on earth, hellhole, snake pit, the pits|
|Broader (hypernym)||part, region|
|2.||inferno (event) a very intense and uncontrolled fire|
|3.||Inferno (cognition) (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment|
|Samples||Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell.|
A demon from the depths of the pit.
Hell is paved with good intentions.
|Synonyms||Hell, infernal region, nether region, perdition, pit|
|Broader (hypernym)||fictitious place, imaginary place, mythical place|
|Narrower (hyponym)||Gehenna, hellfire, red region, Tartarus|
|Domain category||Christian religion, Christianity|