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 for hellion
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a rowdy or mischievous person (usually a young man); "he
           chased the young hellions out of his yard" [syn: hellion,
           heller, devil]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  89 Moby Thesaurus words for "hellion":
     Baba Yaga, Lilith, Mafioso, Young Turk, afreet, barghest, beast,
     beldam, berserk, berserker, bomber, bruiser, brute, cacodemon,
     daeva, demon, devil, dragon, dybbuk, evil genius, evil spirit,
     fiend, fiend from hell, fire-eater, firebrand, fury, genie, genius,
     ghoul, goon, gorilla, gun, gunsel, gyre, hardnose, hatchet man,
     hell-raiser, hellcat, hellhound, holy terror, hood, hoodlum,
     hooligan, hothead, hotspur, incendiary, incubus, jinni, jinniyeh,
     killer, lamia, mad dog, madcap, monster, mug, mugger, muscle man,
     plug-ugly, rakshasa, rapist, revolutionary, rodman, roughneck,
     satan, savage, she-wolf, shedu, spitfire, strong-arm man, succubus,
     termagant, terror, terrorist, the undead, tiger, tigress, torpedo,
     tough, tough guy, trigger man, ugly customer, vampire, violent,
     virago, vixen, wild beast, witch, wolf, yogini

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