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hole an opening or hollow cavity in something. [3 definitions]
holiday a day on which most people do not work so that they may honor and celebrate some person or event. [2 definitions]
Holland see Netherlands.
holland linen or cotton cloth, often glazed, used to make window shades, upholstery, and clothing.
holler (informal) to cry out, yell, or shout. [2 definitions]
hollow having an empty space on the inside; not solid within. [7 definitions]
holly a type of bush or tree with small white flowers, red berries, and shiny green leaves with sharp, pointed edges. [2 definitions]
hollyhock a common garden plant that has tall stalks covered with bright flowers.
holocaust a great destruction by fire. [2 definitions]
holster a case for a gun or pistol that can be attached to a belt and is made of leather or other material.
holy sacred according to a particular religion. [3 definitions]
home the place where a person or animal lives. [9 definitions]
homeland one's native country or region.
homeless having no home. [2 definitions]
homely not pretty or handsome; plain. [3 definitions]
homemade made at home rather than bought.
home page the main page of a Web site. A home page often has a table of contents and links to other parts of the Web page.
home plate a flat slab of hard rubber at which the batter stands in a baseball game. The base runner must touch home plate in order to score a run.
Homer a Greek poet who is thought to have lived around the eighth century B.C.
homer a home run in baseball or softball.
homeroom a classroom where students meet at the beginning of the school day for attendance and announcements.