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    hole - Dictionary definition and meaning for word hole

    Definition
    (noun) an opening into or through something Definition
    (noun) an opening deliberately made in or through something Definition
    (noun) one playing period (from tee to green) on a golf course
    Synonyms : golf hole
    Example Sentence
    • he played 18 holes
    Definition
    (noun) an unoccupied space Definition
    (noun) a depression hollowed out of solid matter
    Synonyms : hollow
    Definition
    (noun) a fault
    Example Sentence
    • he shot holes in my argument
    Definition
    (noun) informal terms for a difficult situation
    Synonyms : fix , jam , kettle of fish , mess , muddle , pickle
    Example Sentence
    • he got into a terrible fix
    • he made a muddle of his marriage
    Definition
    (noun) informal terms for the mouth
    Synonyms : cakehole , gob , maw , trap , yap
    Definition
    (verb) hit the ball into the hole
    Synonyms : hole out
    Definition
    (verb) make holes in