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used in Gone with the Wind

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a very intense and uncontrolled fire


a place that is hell-like (terribly hot or full of suffering)
  • This was an inferno of pain and smell and noise and hurry—hurry—hurry!
    3.21 (64% in)
  • The world became an inferno of noise and flame and trembling earth as one explosion followed another in earsplitting succession.
    3.23 (9% in)
  • To Scarlett, he seemed as exhilarated and contemptuous as if he got strong pleasure from the situation, as if he welcomed the inferno they were approaching.
    3.23 (59% in)

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