What does 'Ninth circle of hell' mean?
In Dante's Inferno, the ninth circle of hell is the centre where the worst punishments are found, so it is used idiomatically for something that couldn't get worse.
- Category: Religion
Idioms similar to 'Ninth circle of hell'
- Hell for leather
- When hell freezes over
- Hell in a handcart
- Cold day in hell
- Catch hell
- Hope in hell
- All hell broke loose
- If you lie down with the Devil, you will wake up in hell
- Not a snowball's chance in hell
- Come hell or high water
- Road to hell is paved with good intentions
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