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hole
[həʊl]
noun
1. agujero (m) (in roof, clothing); hoyo (m) agujero (m) (in ground); madriguera (f) (animal's burrow); hoyo (m) (in golf)
  • to make a hole in something hacer un agujero en algo
  • the holiday made a hole in their savings las vacaciones dejaron maltrecha su economía
  • to pick holes in something (sentido figurado) encontrar defectos en or a algo (in argument, theory)
  • hole in one hoyo (m) en uno (in golf)
  • to be in a hole (familiar sentido figurado) estar en un brete (in difficulty)
2. (familiar) (room, house) (town)
    cuchitril (m) ; lugar (m) de mala muerte
transitive verb
3. agujerear (make a hole in)
4. (in golf)
  • to hole a shot embocar la bola
hole [həʊl]
noun
1 (gen) agujero (m); hoyo (m); (in road) bache (m); (gap, opening) boquete (m); (in wall, defences, dam) brecha (f); (burrow) madriguera (f); (Golf) hoyo (m)
through a hole in the clouds a través de un claro entre las nubes
to dig a hole cavar un hoyo
these socks are full of holes estos calcetines están llenos de agujeros
his argument is full of holes sus argumentos están llenos de fallas
hole in the heart soplo (m) cardíaco
his injury leaves a hole in the team su lesión deja un vacío en el equipo
to make a hole in sth hacer un agujero en algo
buying the car made a hole in his savings la compra del coche le costó una buena parte de sus ahorros
to pick holes in sth encontrar defectos en algo
to wear a hole in sth agujerear algo
2 (difficulty) aprieto (m); apuro (m)
to be in a hole estar en un apuro or aprieto; he got me out of a hole me sacó de un aprieto or apuro
3 (dwelling, room) cuchitril (m); tugurio (m); especially (LAm) (town) poblacho (m); pueblo (m) de mala muerte (informal)
transitive verb
1 (make hole in) (gen) agujerear; [+ship] abrir una brecha en;
2 [+ball] (Golf) meter en el hoyo; (Snooker) meter en la tronera
intransitive verb
(Golf)
to hole in one hacer un hoyo de un golpe
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