all hell is let loose


all hell is let loose
all hell breaks (or is let) loose informal suddenly there is pandemonium.
Main Entry: hell

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  • hell — 1 /hel/ noun 1 UNPLEASANT SITUATION (singular, uncountable) informal a situation, experience, or place that is very unpleasant: Central London was hell the Saturday before Christmas. | sheer hell (=extremely unpleasant): “How was your exam?”… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English