Translation of "hole" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /həʊl/ us /hoʊl/

B1 a hollow space in something, or an opening in something

There’s a hole in the roof.
We dug a hole to plant the tree.
verb uk /həʊl/ us /hoʊl/

to make a hole in something, especially a ship or boat

A torpedo holed the ship below the water and it quickly sank.

(Translation of “hole” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /həul/

an opening or gap in or through something

a hole in the fence
There are holes in my socks.

a hollow in something solid

a hole in my tooth
Many animals live in holes in the ground.

(in golf) (the point scored by the player who takes the fewest strokes to hit his ball over) any one of the usually eighteen sections of the golf course between the tees and the holes in the middle of the greens

He won by two holes
We played nine holes.
hole out phrasal verb

to hit a golfball into a hole

meter en el hoyo
She holed out with a superb shot on the 15th.

(Translation of “hole” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)