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Synonyms for hole
hoʊl

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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

    "he played 18 holes"

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

  6. hole(noun)

    a fault

    "he shot holes in my argument"

    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

    "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"

    Synonyms:
    tidy sum, smother, peck, mint, crush, plenty, lot, location, locating, localisation, raft, quite a little, passel, 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, 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

  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

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

How to pronounce hole?

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How to say hole in sign language?

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How to use hole in a sentence?

  1. Scott Hend:

    Conditions were quite tough and it was a little bit scrappy with some putts not quite getting to the hole but overall I'm very happy, it's awesome fun. Doesn't matter how hard it is. When you play links golf, it's just awesome. It's great.

  2. Antonio Guterres:

    There is a cost to everything. But the biggest cost is doing nothing. The biggest cost is subsidising a dying fossil fuel industry, building more and more coal plants, and denying what is plain as day: that we are in a deep climate hole, and to get out we must first stop digging.

  3. Billy Foster:

    Clarkey birdied the first hole of the final round to tie for the lead and then shanked his tee shot at the next and the rest was history, he had every chance to win on the Sunday but it didn't go his way and he finished second to Justin Leonard.

  4. Terry Pratchett, Guards! Guards!:

    A good bookshop is just a genteel Black Hole that knows how to read.

  5. Colin Montgomerie:

    The best shot I hit, probably one of the best shots of my life, was the fourth out of the bunker, away from the hole, no one in the field would have got the first ball out of there, it was buried in the face of the bunker. The second one fell into a footprint and my footprint is deeper than most... and I hit a great shot to get it out.


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