1. a lot (of), many.
|‘The Bitch Sucks Dick’ [lyrics] It was hella times, and it all was nice.|
|‘Murder was the Case’ [lyrics] Livin like a baller loc / I’m havin money, and blowin hella chronic smoke.|
|Campus Sl. Nov. 4: hella – to a large degree or amount [...] There were hella people at that party last night.|
|My War (2006) 22: Dude, I’ve done like hella drugs, man.|
|‘Beez In The Trap’ [lyrics] New Jersey got hella bricks.|
|‘Take It There’ [lyrics] Ten toes on the block with the gang hella times on the pave.|
2. very, extremely, really.
|‘B-L-N-T’ [lyrics] I’m makin hella more cents than nickels and dimes.|
|Da Bomb [Internet] 14: Hella: 1. Very; a lot. [...]. 2. indeed; very; certainly.|
|hella bitch nigga.‘Bitch Ass Niggaz’ [lyrics] Bitch nigga, a bitch nigga / Bitch nigga,|
|Campus Sl. Apr. 3: hella – very: That show was hella awesome.|
|Sellout (2016) 233: Dickens is an unincorporated city [...] Used to be all black, now there’s hella Mexicans.|