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  • as inhell
  • as inliving hell
  • as inperdition
  • as inpurgatory

synonyms for Gehenna

  • inferno
  • misery
  • nightmare
  • purgatory
  • Hades
  • abyss
  • affliction
  • agony
  • anguish
  • blazes
  • difficulty
  • grave
  • limbo
  • ordeal
  • pandemonium
  • perdition
  • pit
  • suffering
  • torment
  • trial
  • underworld
  • wretchedness
  • Abaddon
  • bottomless pit
  • everlasting fire
  • fire and brimstone
  • hellfire
  • infernal regions
  • lower world
  • nether world
  • place of torment

antonyms for Gehenna

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  • comfort
  • contentment
  • happiness
  • health
  • joy
  • peace
  • pleasure
  • heaven
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      How to use Gehenna in a sentence

      The hose shot forth a flash like a diamond; the water-spirit fell into the glowing Gehenna.
      BLACK DIAMONDSMR JKAI
      Follow me not; for, as the Most High rules, you shall curse disobedience in the quenchless Gehenna!
      GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
      Dow overheard the remark, and rising, preached to his hearers such a sermon on Gehenna that they never forgot it, or him.
      OCEAN TO OCEAN ON HORSEBACKWILLARD GLAZIER
      Row—row, you blue-faced sons of Gehenna, or she'll eat all four of you!
      THE SKIPPER AND THE SKIPPEDHOLMAN DAY
      The leader of one line was Gehenna, and the next two ships astern of her were Eblis and Shaitan, in the order given.
      SEA WARFARERUDYARD KIPLING
      Gehenna, afire and sinking, out somewhere in the dark, was going through it on her own account.
      SEA WARFARERUDYARD KIPLING
      So Gehenna did not die in vain, and we may take it that the discovery did not unduly depress Eblis's wounded in hospital.
      SEA WARFARERUDYARD KIPLING
      Another destroyer who had borne a hand in Gehenna's trouble had her try at the four battleships and got in a torpedo at 800 yards.
      SEA WARFARERUDYARD KIPLING
      Shaitan, holed forward and opened up aft, came across the survivors from Gehenna clinging to their raft, and took them aboard.
      SEA WARFARERUDYARD KIPLING
      Without it the rest would be but a chaos of stones and mortar—a Gehenna of purposeless machinery.
      THE BOOK OF THIS AND THATROBERT LYND
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      capacitor

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