Pretty much the best way of saying "cool" or "dank" or "sick"
Dude 1: "Hey man, you ready for the party?"
Dude 2: "Yeah, Man I'm hella down for this"
While used in most areas of nor cal, people from Santa Cruz look down on it, considering it valley. This is most likely due to all the tourists from San Jose they get. If a local uses it they will be at least temprarily shunned and often yelled at by even their closes friends.
WARNING: Don't say hella or hecka in Santa Cruz
That's hella tight!
Omg you did not just say that, don't be such a kook.
it often replaces the word very, extremly or a lot. popular slang term in northern and central california and may be used nation wide. it came from the expression "hell of a" contracted into one word.
"That shit was hella cool!" or "There was hella people at the show last night"
or "that was hella fucking stupid"
A word that cool people use....it's too good for the southerners to use.....NOR-CAL!!!!
That's hella cool.
That hurt hella.
Your hella gay.
I'm hella tired.
Theres Hella Posts, Descirbing The Same SHit
another word for very / a lot of something / really
She hella cute.
That's hella far.
(adv) A word that makes things better. Usually used in the 'pretense' form. Used to make things sound better, and more awesome. To describe a party or event.
Bro 1: Hey man you want to hit up that party
Bro 2: F**k yea man that party is gonna be Hella
Bro 1: How was last night?
Bro 2: It has hella