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Noun:

fire and brimstone (uncountable) The traditional punishments of Hell. 1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version) Revelations 14:10 and he shall be tormented with fire and brimstone in the presence of the holy angels, and in the presence of the Lamb


Adjective:

Adjective fire and brimstone (not comparable) Referencing or emphasizing the power and wrath of God. That preacher gave a real fire and brimstone sermon! The fire-and-brimstone preacher gave the city council a severe tongue-lashing after they voted on a zoning ordinance allowing a new strip club to open.


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