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Definition of "holing" []

  • Present participle of hole. (verb)
  • Undercutting in a bed of coal in order to bring down the upper mass (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "holing" in a sentence
  • "Regarding the position of the nails, it goes without saying that the first consideration when 'holing' the shoe should be to punch the holes opposite to sound horn."
  • "So I was able to do all the parts that involved holing up in carrels and filling out innumerable index cards in Austin."
  • "That bad times pass, that keeping going when things look bleak is better than holing up, and that a disaster is not always the end of a project."