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.
Use the cardboard to make a mask, remembering to cut out eyeholes and two ears at the top.
A terrified Julie, along with the rest of the company, had to leave the theatre and pass through an eerie mob dressed in white gowns and pointed masks with eyeholes torn out of them.
Rather than cutting eyeholes in them, we painted on the eyes.
The emu-faced England manager Roy Hodgson (above) was ridiculed this week for complaining about newspaper espionage but he had a point - all the papers had eyeholes in them.
The Moretta (meaning dark one lady) or Servetta muta (meaning mute servant woman) was a small strapless black velvet oval mask with wide eyeholes and no lips or mouth worn by patrician women and sometimes finished off with a veil.
The five-minute video released by Islamic State, now the focus of intensive forensic analysis by British and American authorities, is narrated in part by the killer, wearing a black hood with eyeholes, who addresses the camera in English before putting a knife in his left hand to the journalist's throat.
His friends helped him in his endeavour by stealing a Klan outfit and as the mask only had little round eyeholes it showed no skin.
In one image, we can clearly see the painter's face, while in the other he wears a hood with eyeholes cut from it.