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.
A bedroom sheet with eyeholes was an instant ghost get-up, or we raided the first-aid kit for bandages to return as the Mummy.
Charlie has witnessed this " there are tiny eyeholes in the chocolate " but they never realised the chocolate boy was alive.
We came out of it wondering if our president was cutting eyeholes out of his bedsheets.
Their purpose: to serve as stable housing for the phone and provide two eyeholes outfitted with small lenses.
A Klansman stands before a pickup truck in a robe and wrinkled hood with misshapen eyeholes.
Cut out eyeholes in a cardboard tube and fasten a glow stick inside to make a creepy pair of peepers, or cut bats out of pieces of black card and stick them on the inside of lampshades.
If your children wear masks, make sure eyeholes are large enough to allow unobstructed views.
Eyeholes were cut from the hoods, drawing an unmistakable comparison to the infamous White Knights.
mid-late-morning of ordinary day: icy teeth eyeholes nests for quivering