Definition of Doghole

1. n. A place fit only for dogs; a vile, mean habitation or apartment.



Definition of Doghole

1. Noun. A place fit only for dogs; a vile, mean habitation or apartment. ¹

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Definition of Doghole

1. a wretched dwelling [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Doghole

doggoning
doggrel
doggrels
doggy
doggy-paddle
doggy bag
doggy bags
doggy do
doggy paddle
doggy woggies
doggy woggy
doghanged
doghead
dogheads
doghole (current term)
dogholes
doghood
doghouse
doghouses
dogi
dogie
dogies
dogkind
dogleg
doglegged
doglegging
doglegs
dogless
doglessly

Literary usage of Doghole

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1. The London Encyclopaedia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art by Thomas Tegg (1829)
"Id. France is a doghole, and it no more merits the tread of a man's foot : to the ware. Id, Oh, master, master, I have watched so long. ..."

2. Old Melbourne Memories by Rolf Boldrewood (1896)
"... to the doghole-point, which was a part of the old ... and its dependencies, as far as the doghole- point, though my friend, Bob Craufurd, ..."

3. Scientific Investigations by Great Britain Fishery Board for Scotland, Fishery Board for Scotland (1907)
"On the 28th, 19 caught in the "doghole," in 65 fathoms, ... On 5th November, at the " doghole," in 70 fathoms, 20 of this series were obtained ; they ranged ..."

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