hole out
intransitive verb Date: 1857 to play one's ball into the hole in golf

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  • hole out — verb hit the ball into the hole (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑hole • Derivationally related forms: ↑hole (for: ↑hole) • Topics: ↑golf, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hole out — {v.} To finish play in golf by hitting the ball into the cup. * /The other players waited for Palmer to hole out before they putted./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hole out — {v.} To finish play in golf by hitting the ball into the cup. * /The other players waited for Palmer to hole out before they putted./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hole\ out — v To finish play in golf by hitting the ball into the cup. The other players waited for Palmer to hole out before they putted …   Словарь американских идиом

  • hole out — verb To complete a hole by sinking the ball …   Wiktionary

  • hole out — Cricket (of a batsman) hit the ball to a fielder and be caught. → hole …   English new terms dictionary

  • hole — [hōl] n. [ME < OE hol, orig. neut. of adj. holh, hollow, akin to Ger hohl < IE base * kaul , *kul , hollow, hollow stalk > L caulis, Gr kaulos, stalk] 1. a hollow or hollowed out place; cavity; specif., a) an excavation or pit ☆ b) a… …   English World dictionary

  • Out on a Limb (book) — Out on a Limb   Author(s) Shirley MacLaine Subject(s) …   Wikipedia

  • hole — holeless, adj. holey, adj. /hohl/, n., v., holed, holing. n. 1. an opening through something; gap; aperture: a hole in the roof; a hole in my sock. 2. a hollow place in a solid body or mass; a cavity: a hole in the ground. 3. the excavated… …   Universalium

  • hole — 1 noun (C) 1 SPACE IN STH SOLID an empty space in something solid (+ in): We ll just dig a big hole in the ground and bury the box in it. 2 SPACE STH CAN GO THROUGH a space in something that allows things, light etc to get through to the other… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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