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
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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.
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Meese sat inside having a "time out" until he eventually peeked curiously, sheepishly out of Wagner's eyehole at the activity below.
As he squinted into the camera through one eyehole, the gun twisted on its strap so the barrel was aiming up his hood.
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19) This image vividly captures Sun in the process of embodying her identity as "black and blue," constantly negotiating between her African American and Latino identity: So as not to fully conceal her face, Sun stares out peeking through only one eyehole while partially revealing the other half of her face.
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As he explodes in light, his eyehole is transformed into a pulsating red asshole, a nether mouth.
The two men, one wearing a cushion cover with an eyehole cut out over his head and carrying a claw hammer, confronted father-of-five Garfield Davenport in the hall way of his home in Whitchurch, Cardiff, while his children slept upstairs.
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