Etymology
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hole (n.)

Old English hol (adj.) "hollow, concave;" as a noun, "hollow place; cave; orifice; perforation," from Proto-Germanic *hulan (source also of Old Saxon, Old Frisian, Old High German hol, Middle Dutch hool, Old Norse holr, German hohl "hollow," Gothic us-hulon "to hollow out"), from PIE root *kel- (1) "to cover, conceal, save." As an adjective, it has been displaced by hollow, which in Old English was only a noun, meaning "excavated habitation of certain wild animals."

As a contemptuous word for "small dingy lodging or abode" it is attested from 1610s. Meaning "a fix, scrape, mess" is from 1760. Obscene slang use for "vulva" is implied from mid-14c. Golfing hole-in-one is from 1914; as a verbal phrase from 1913. To need (something) like a hole in the head, applied to something useless or detrimental, first recorded 1944 in entertainment publications, probably a translation of a Yiddish expression such as ich darf es vi a loch in kop.

hole (v.)

"to make a hole," Old English holian "to hollow out, scoop out," from source of hole (n.). Related: Holed; holing. To hole up "seek a temporary shelter or hiding place" is from 1875.

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Definitions of hole
1
hole (n.)
an opening into or through something;
hole (n.)
an opening deliberately made in or through something;
hole (n.)
one playing period (from tee to green) on a golf course;
he played 18 holes
Synonyms: golf hole
hole (n.)
an unoccupied space;
hole (n.)
a depression hollowed out of solid matter;
Synonyms: hollow
hole (n.)
a fault;
he shot holes in my argument
hole (n.)
informal terms for a difficult situation;
Synonyms: fix / jam / mess / muddle / pickle / kettle of fish
hole (n.)
informal terms for the mouth;
Synonyms: trap / cakehole / maw / yap / gob
2
hole (v.)
hit the ball into the hole;
Synonyms: hole out
hole (v.)
make holes in;
From wordnet.princeton.edu