1. any place of pain and turmoil

- the inferno of the engine room

Similar word(s): hell, hellhole

Definition categories: location, part, region

2. a very intense and uncontrolled fire

Similar word(s): conflagration

Definition categories: event, fire

3. (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment

Similar word(s): hell, perdition, pit

Definition categories: thought