hole synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term hole:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. hole(noun)

    an opening into or through something

    Synonyms:
    maw, trap, golf hole, cakehole, jam, muddle, yap, pickle, gob, fix, hollow, kettle of fish, mess

  2. hole(noun)

    an opening deliberately made in or through something

    Synonyms:
    maw, trap, golf hole, cakehole, jam, muddle, yap, pickle, gob, fix, hollow, kettle of fish, mess

  3. hole, golf hole(noun)

    one playing period (from tee to green) on a golf course

    Synonyms:
    maw, trap, golf hole, cakehole, jam, muddle, hole, yap, pickle, gob, fix, hollow, kettle of fish, mess

  4. hole(noun)

    an unoccupied space

    Synonyms:
    maw, trap, golf hole, cakehole, jam, muddle, yap, pickle, gob, fix, hollow, kettle of fish, mess

  5. hole, hollow(noun)

    a depression hollowed out of solid matter

    Synonyms:
    maw, trap, golf hole, cakehole, jam, muddle, holler, yap, pickle, gob, hole, fix, hollow, kettle of fish, mess

  6. hole(noun)

    a fault

    Synonyms:
    maw, trap, golf hole, cakehole, jam, muddle, yap, pickle, gob, fix, hollow, kettle of fish, mess

  7. fix, hole, jam, mess, muddle, pickle, kettle of fish(noun)

    informal terms for a difficult situation

    Synonyms:
    tidy sum, smother, peck, mint, crush, plenty, lot, location, locating, localisation, raft, quite a little, passel, hole, fix, mare's nest, press, jam, pile, muckle, fixture, mend, golf hole, electronic jamming, good deal, maw, fixing, mending, sight, gob, trap, deal, pickle, flock, stack, kettle of fish, fuddle, wad, messiness, hatful, mickle, hollow, heap, great deal, mess, repair, clutter, mess hall, mass, jamming, batch, yap, mountain, welter, spate, mussiness, slew, localization, jumble, cakehole, muss, muddle, reparation, pot

  8. trap, cakehole, hole, maw, yap, gob(verb)

    informal terms for the mouth

    Synonyms:
    seafarer, trap, kettle of fish, yap, snare, gob, sand trap, hollow, tar, old salt, pickle, sea dog, mariner, hole, lying in wait, mess, fix, seaman, ambush, maw, muddle, golf hole, ambuscade, bunker, jam, cakehole

  9. hole, hole out(verb)

    hit the ball into the hole

    Synonyms:
    hole out, hole

  10. hole(verb)

    make holes in

    Synonyms:
    hole out

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hole(n.)

    Synonyms:
    perforation, aperture, opening

  2. hole(n.)

    Synonyms:
    cavity, cave, cavern, hollow, concavity, excavation

  3. hole(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hovel, kennel, den, mean habitation

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

orifice, loch, shithole, hellhole, foxhole, holes, gat, peephole, port, pit, stockade, dump, brig, gap, loophole, jail, drill, borehole, pothole, pozo



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