An overused Cali/"Bay Area" word used by those with limited vocabulary who think the word is exclusive, yet anyone can add an "a" to any word to make it sound cool.
For example, "That's Shita good!" as opposed to "That's Hella good!"
by The one and only/VA baby! July 10, 2006
A word used by people who won't say hell. As in half of Utahs population.
"Hey brother Jim it's hella hot in this church"
by Dreamychic February 12, 2004
used by some kid named arizona
AZ:dude ur bike is hella light
me: dude ur in south jersy and ur from arizona not nor-calso whaT THE HELL- A ya sayin
by bluch January 03, 2004
A word that takes a certain taste to enjoy, like Paris Hilton. Usually only used by Nor Cal natives, or SoCal homo-gheys.
That mofo was talkin for hella days, I was like "Cracka please.", and he was all "That bitch is hella ghey."
by pfft, your mom September 02, 2003
Hella is short for hellacious found in a "real" dictionary. Dictionary definition: Distasteful and repellant: hellacious smog.
Slang. Extraordinary; remarkable: a hellacious catch of fish.
There are hella definitions for hella.
by Tom Alsop May 18, 2005
it originated with people saying hell of, but it just slurred together to become hello
omg he's hella sexy!!
by Josses May 29, 2005
Nonsense that people from California latch onto in order to feel unique. While it is typically used in front of nouns to emphasize said noun's particularity, the only word hella truly belongs in front of is copter.
Gov. Arnold: Everybody get into the hellacopter.
by Setting the Record Straight June 18, 2005
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