(of a ball) lying on a point almost even with the hole.
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How to use hole-high in a sentence
He turned to see the ball in full flight arrive unerringly hole high on the green.Murder in Any Degree | Owen Johnson
It was small, square and dark, with no window in it: only a small ventilating hole high up in the wall and heavily grated.The Elusive Pimpernel | Baroness Emmuska Orczy
A lithe brown creature is climbing leisurely out of a hole high up in the trunk—a weasel, searching for eggs, no doubt.In the West Country | Francis A. Knight
There was a small air-hole high up in the wall and presently a hand holding a tin cup appeared.In the Foreign Legion | Erwin Rosen
A single slanting hole high up near the ceiling was the only aperture for light or air.The Adventures of Gerard | Arthur Conan Doyle