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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Allowing passage in and out.

Usage examples (30)
  • I've seen both traditional "holey" Swiss cheese in American grocery stores, as well as Gruyere.
  • I want a more 'holey' crumb with less uniformity, any ideas?
  • I had drank enough that my mental filter was "holey" at best.
  • Chocolate clothes, USB jewellery, and a 'holey' Lewis Hamilton. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Note: Something "holey: contains holes. "Holly" is a plant with bright red berries. To be "holy" is to be religious. "Wholly" means altogether.
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