Skip to search.
Reference
Dictionary
Encyclopedia
Thesaurus
World Factbook

 
Search Dictionary:

Houghton Mifflin

hel·lion  audio  (hlyn) KEY 

NOUN:
A mischievous, troublesome, or unruly person.

ETYMOLOGY:
Probably alteration (influenced by hell), of dialectal hallion, worthless person


Visit our partner's site
Provided by Houghton Mifflin
logoeReference -- Download this interactive reference software to your desktop computer