holey

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hole +‎ -y. The e is retained to distinguish the word from holy (sacred).

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Adjective[edit]

holey (comparative holier, superlative holiest)

  1. having, or being full of, holes
    Fred loved holey Dutch cheese.

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