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Definition of "heck" []

  • Used as a mild oath. (interjection)
  • Slang Used as an intensive: had a heck of a lot of money; was crowded as heck. (noun)
  • A mild exclamation of surprise, irritation, etc (exclamation)

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Use "heck" in a sentence
  • "You have to ask questions and verify just what in heck is being asked of your that's so important it needs your signature."
  • "What the heck is a mature woman, who wants to remain fashionable, supposed to do?"
  • "MexConnect. com Forums: Specific Focus: Mexican Kitchen: What the heck is a Timbiriche???"