What is hole?

  • (noun): A depression hollowed out of solid matter.
    Synonyms: hollow
    See also — Additional definitions below


Hole or holes may also refer to:

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Some articles on hole:

Hole, Norway - Twin Towns — Sister Cities
... List of twin towns and sister cities in Norway The following cities are twinned with Hole Faaborg-Midtfyn, Denmark Hólmavík, Iceland Kustavi, Finland Tanum ...
P-type Semiconductor
... of free charge carriers (in this case positive holes) ... material and the vacancy left behind by the electron is known as a hole ... of p-type doping is to create an abundance of holes ...
Darning Cloth
... anchoring the thread in the fabric on the edge of the hole and carrying it across the gap ... If enough threads are criss-crossed over the hole, the hole will eventually be covered with a mass of thread ... Often the hole is cut into a square or darn blends into the fabric ...
Plastic Mulch - Planting
... drum presses a spike into the plastic a hole is punched a water flows into the punched hole ... A rider on the transplanter can then place a plant in the hole ...
Resplendent Quetzal - Behavior - Breeding
... females lay two pale blue eggs in a nest placed in a hole which they carve in a rotten tree ... with their long tail-covert feathers folded forwards over the back and out of the hole, where they tend to look like a bunch of fern growing out of the hole ...

More definitions of "hole":

  • (verb): Make holes in.
  • (noun): A fault.
    Example: "He shot holes in my argument"
  • (noun): One playing period (from tee to green) on a golf course.
    Synonyms: golf hole
  • (noun): An opening into or through something.
  • (verb): Hit the ball into the hole.
    Synonyms: hole out
  • (noun): An unoccupied space.
  • (noun): An opening deliberately made in or through something.

Famous quotes containing the word hole:

    Angel of hope and calendars, do you know despair?
    That hole I crawl into with a box of Kleenex....
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    But the surface of the Earth was meant for man. He wasn’t meant to live in a hole in the ground.
    Edward L. Bernds (b. 1911)

    Give a beggar a dime and he’ll bless you. Give him a dollar and he’ll curse you for witholding the rest of your fortune. Poverty is a bag with a hole at the bottom.
    Anzia Yezierska (c. 1881–1970)