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The meaning of Holes

həʊl

Holes – definition

noun

A hollow place in a solid body or surface.

Usage examples:

The dog had dug a hole in the ground
noun

A place or position that needs to be filled because someone or something is no longer there.

Usage examples:

She is missed terribly and her death has left a hole in all our lives
noun

An unpleasant place.

Usage examples:

She had wasted a whole lifetime in this hole of a town
verb

Make a hole or holes in.

Usage examples:

A fuel tank was holed by the attack and a fire started
verb

Hit (the ball) into a hole.

Usage examples:

George holed a six-iron shot from the fairway
noun

An empty space in an object, usually with an opening to the object's surface, or an opening that goes completely through an object

Usage examples:

Dig a hole we dug a hole and planted the tree., hole in my jumper's got a hole in it., drill a hole…
noun

In golf, one of the small circular spaces in the ground into which the ball is hit

noun

In golf, one of the usually 18 areas of play

Usage examples:

An 18-hole course, he ran into trouble on the fourteenth hole.
noun

In some games of golf, a score given to the person who uses the fewest strokes (= hits of the ball) to get the ball into one of the holes

Usage examples:

She had to make a short putt to win the hole., they won the match by two holes.
noun

A place in the ground where a small animal lives

Usage examples:

A mouse/rabbit/fox hole
noun

A small unpleasant place where someone lives

Usage examples:

What a hole that house was - i'm so pleased we moved.
noun

A mistake or problem in an argument, discussion, plan, etc.

Usage examples:

Hole in the new proposal has several holes in it.
verb

To make a hole in something, especially a ship or boat

Usage examples:

A torpedo holed the ship below the water and it quickly sank.

Holes translation into English

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孔洞

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Gaten

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Des trous

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Löcher

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छेद

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Buchi, Foracchiatura

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구멍

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Отверстия

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Agujeros

Word origin

Old English hol (noun), holian (verb), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch hol (noun) ‘cave’, (adjective) ‘hollow’, and German hohl ‘hollow’, from an Indo-European root meaning ‘cover, conce

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