|1.||[ noun ] (Greek mythology) the god of the underworld in ancient mythology; brother of Zeus and husband of Persephone|
|Synonyms:||Aides Aidoneus Pluto|
|Related terms:||Greek_deity Greek_mythology|
|2.||[ noun ] (in various religions) the world of the dead|
|Synonyms:||underworld Hell netherworld Scheol infernal_region Hel|
"he didn't want to go to hell when he died"
|Related terms:||imaginary_place Cocytus Acheron Lethe Styx religion|