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- (idiomatic) Used to add emphasis to a question or statement.
- What the devil are you doing here at this time of night?
- (intensifier): the dickens, on earth, in God's name, the hell, the heck, the blazes, in heaven, in heavens, in tarnation, in damnation, in hell, in heaven's name