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.
APPEARANCE: Behind a newspaper with eyeholes cut out
Binns had money, gardening gloves and a snood with eyeholes, and bags containing a jemmie bar, cash and fragrances.
Prior to Elliptic Labs' inclusion in the first Mi MIX phone, all smartphones required hardware proximity sensors and their corresponding eyeholes on the front of the phone's screen, typically within a massive bezel.
Last year, the tulle from a prom dress was used to create eyeholes for a Minecraft character mask!
But the court heard Bick was so incompetent, the "eyeholes were in the wrong place".
As reported in Tuesday's Echo, Lee Morgan went into the shop in Rhiwbina wearing a hat with eyeholes cut out, pulled low over his face, brandishing what appeared to be a pistol.
We bit eyeholes into wool caps, traveled over a bridge of braids hung
To cite just a few examples, the detachable skirt of a cotton shirt by Lutz Huelle from autumn/ winter 2002 had twice as many hooks as eyeholes, making it hang awkwardly no matter how one wore it.
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.