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Definition of Hole


  1. Whole.
  2. A hollow place or cavity; an excavation; a pit; an opening in or through a solid body, a fabric, etc.; a perforation; a rent; a fissure.
  3. An excavation in the ground, made by an animal to live in, or a natural cavity inhabited by an animal; hence, a low, narrow, or dark lodging or place; a mean habitation.
  4. To cut, dig, or bore a hole or holes in; as, to hole a post for the insertion of rails or bars.
  5. To drive into a hole, as an animal, or a billiard ball.
  6. To go or get into a hole.
  7. A small cavity used in some games, usually one into which a marble or ball is to be played or driven; hence, a score made by playing a marble or ball into such a hole, as in golf.
  8. At Eton College, England, that part of the floor of the court between the step and the pepperbox.
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Hole Translations

hole in Afrikaans is lek, sloot, gat
hole in Danish is hul
hole in Dutch is groef, gracht, kuil, groeve, greppel
hole in German is Markierung, Loch
hole in Italian is fossa
hole in Latin is foramen, cavus
hole in Norwegian is hull
hole in Portuguese is furo
hole in Spanish is agujero, zanja, hornacho