eyehole


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eye·hole

 (ī′hōl′)
n.
1. The socket of an eye.
2. See peephole.

eyehole

(ˈaɪˌhəʊl)
n
1. (Mechanical Engineering) a hole through which something, such as a rope, hook, or bar, is passed
2. (Anatomy) the cavity that contains the eyeball; eye socket
3. another word for peephole

eye•hole

(ˈaɪˌhoʊl)

n.
2. a circular opening for the insertion of a pin, hook, rope, etc.; eye.
[1630–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eyehole - a hole (in a door or an oven etc) through which you can peepeyehole - a hole (in a door or an oven etc) through which you can peep
hole - an opening deliberately made in or through something
judas - a one-way peephole in a door
2.eyehole - a small hole (usually round and finished around the edges) in cloth or leather for the passage of a cord or hook or bareyehole - a small hole (usually round and finished around the edges) in cloth or leather for the passage of a cord or hook or bar
boot - footwear that covers the whole foot and lower leg
curtain, drape, drapery, pall, mantle - hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
hole - an opening deliberately made in or through something
References in classic literature ?
Besides, monsieur, I long to live once more among Protestants; they are more honest than Catholics; a Romish school is a building with porous walls, a hollow floor, a false ceiling; every room in this house, monsieur, has eyeholes and ear-holes, and what the house is, the inhabitants are, very treacherous; they all think it lawful to tell lies; they all call it politeness to profess friendship where they feel hatred.
The eyeholes were now lustreless; but the rudely-carved gap, that just before had been a mouth still seemed to twist itself into a despairing grin, and was so far human.
As he squinted into the camera through one eyehole, the gun twisted on its strap so the barrel was aiming up his hood.
com Pros: A truly passive treatment, you pop on the mask, hit the start button and relax for 10 minutes (there's an eyehole so you can carry on watching TV but moving around is a bit trickier).
I peek through the eyehole and see behind the door a long line of people in tattered and worn out clothes from hardship on the roads, some carrying toddlers and children on their shoulders and in their hands, their faces full of exhaustion and anger, seeking compassion.
The eyehole for sighting the Canadian Ross rifle is plainly evident, (LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA)
By entering on one side of a darkened tunnel, such as the eyehole of John's hood, we are able to travel to another place and scene.
so a detailed understanding of this sector is crucial to understanding the economy as a eyehole," said Michael McNamara, who serves as global solutions leader for MasterCard SpendigPtase.
Jean-Boy pauses in front of the door skeptically, squinting through the eyehole until his heart is a calm thud.
The length and breadth of the skull, the low forehead and broad cheeks, were a perfect match: eyehole for eyehole, grin for grin.
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