hellion

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From northern English/Scottish dialectical hallion (scamp, worthless fellow), of Unknown origin.

NounEdit

hellion (plural hellions)

  1. an unruly, rowdy or mischievous person
  2. an evil person
  3. the larva of the dobsonfly

AdjectiveEdit

hellion (not comparable)

  1. cursed, ill-fated

QuotationsEdit

Last modified on 1 April 2014, at 17:35