[ shit-hohl ]
/ ˈʃɪtˌhoʊl /

noun Slang: Vulgar.

a terrible, dirty, poor, or low-quality place (often used attributively): I only make minimum wage, so this shithole is the best apartment I can afford. All I ever wanted was to escape my shithole hometown and follow my dreams.

Origin of shithole

shit + hole; def 1 was first recorded in 1620–30 and def 2 in 1930–35 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020