Meaning of hellfire

hell•fire

Pronunciation: (hel'fīr"), [key]
— n.
  1. the fire of hell.
  2. punishment in hell.
  3. (cap.)a laser-guided U.S. Army antiarmor missile designed for launch from a helicopter.
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