What is hole?

  • (noun): An opening into or through something.
    See also — Additional definitions below


Hole or holes may also refer to:

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Some articles on hole:

Plastic Mulch - Planting
... As the drum presses a spike into the plastic a hole is punched a water flows into the punched hole ... on the transplanter can then place a plant in the hole ...
Darning Cloth
... consists of 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 ...
Hole, Norway - Twin Towns — Sister Cities
... in Norway The following cities are twinned with Hole Faaborg-Midtfyn, Denmark Hólmavík, Iceland Kustavi, Finland Tanum, Sweden ...
P-type Semiconductor
... of free charge carriers (in this case positive holes) ... an acceptor material and the vacancy left behind by the electron is known as a hole ... The purpose of p-type doping is to create an abundance of holes ...
Resplendent Quetzal - Behavior - Breeding
... When 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): Hit the ball into the hole.
    Synonyms: hole out
  • (noun): One playing period (from tee to green) on a golf course.
    Synonyms: golf hole
  • (verb): Make holes in.
  • (noun): A depression hollowed out of solid matter.
    Synonyms: hollow
  • (noun): An opening deliberately made in or through something.
  • (noun): An unoccupied space.
  • (noun): A fault.
    Example: "He shot holes in my argument"

Famous quotes containing the word hole:

    Dreams have a poetic integrity and truth. This limbo and dust- hole of thought is presided over by a certain reason, too. Their extravagance from nature is yet within a higher nature.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

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

    The cosmos is about the smallest hole that a man can hide his head in.
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874–1936)