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(Now) all hell has broken loose.

Submitted by caillean7 on Wed, 09/04/2014 - 09:41

Idiomatic translations of "(Now) all hell has broken..."

Finnish
Nyt on piru irti.
Explanations:
German
Jetzt ist der Teufel los.
Turkish
ortalik cehennem gibi

Meanings of "(Now) all hell has broken..."

English

When a situation in life becomes tense and is allowed to continue no matter what that situation may be, there comes a time when events, emotions, whatever is involved to react. This reaction may be an emotional explosion, or unimaginable consequences of stress and pressures. At that time 'all hell will break loose'. If you go hit a hornet nest with a stick you will know what it means.

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"(Now) all hell has ..." in lyrics

Sonata Arctica - Candle Lawns

Waited for the dove
We were the best, never knew there was a limit
But now all hell has broken loose