"The word "hella"" People Tip by USCgirlie

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Many native San Franciscans, especially those in their teens or '20s, say the word "hella" in their day-to-day conversations. This word means "a lot" or "very" - for example, "I am hella hungry" means "I am very hungry." This word is definitely local slang, and not everyone uses it (I don't, for example). You will also find some people will substitute "hella" for "hecka."

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  • Written Mar 22, 2006
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