See also: s-hole



shole (plural sholes)

  1. Obsolete form of shoal.
  2. A plank fixed beneath an object, such as the rudder of a vessel, to protect it from damage.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “shole”, in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: G. & C. Merriam, 1913, →OCLC.)


Middle EnglishEdit



  1. Alternative form of schovel