Name Report For First Name HOLWELL:


First name HOLWELL's origin is English. HOLWELL means "lives by the holy spring". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with HOLWELL below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of holwell.(Brown names are of the same origin (English) with HOLWELL and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with HOLWELL - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming HOLWELL



NAMES RHYMING WITH HOLWELL (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 6 Letters (olwell) - Names That Ends with olwell:

Rhyming Names According to Last 5 Letters (lwell) - Names That Ends with lwell:

hallwell elwell stilwell

Rhyming Names According to Last 4 Letters (well) - Names That Ends with well:

sidwell stockwell howell attewell attwell cingeswell cinwell cromwell crowell lowell maxwell oswell rockwell roswell shadwell sewell rowell norwell newell hartwell halliwell carswell caldwell bramwell atwell anwell bradwell kingswell rodwell southwell powell

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (ell) - Names That Ends with ell:

barabell snell mitchell winchell kinnell angell arianell chanell chantell chantrell cherell cherrell dannell donnell gabriell hazell janell jeannell joell jonell lilybell luell nell raquell abell abriell amell ansell arndell averell bell blaisdell boell burnell burrell carnell carvell catrell chevell connell cordell crandell dalyell danell dantrell darcell darnell darrell denzell donell dontell dontrell driskell durell durrell engjell farrell ferrell fonzell harrell jarell jarrell jaykell jerrell johnell jorell

NAMES RHYMING WITH HOLWELL (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 6 Letters (holwel) - Names That Begins with holwel:

Rhyming Names According to First 5 Letters (holwe) - Names That Begins with holwe:

Rhyming Names According to First 4 Letters (holw) - Names That Begins with holw:

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (hol) - Names That Begins with hol:

hola holbrook holcomb holda holde holden holdin holdyn holea holgar holger holic holle hollee hollie hollis holly holman holmes holt holter

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (ho) - Names That Begins with ho:

hoa hobard hobart hobbard hoben hoc hod hodsone hoel hogan hoh hohberht hoireabard hok'ee home homer homeros homerus honani honaw honbria honbrie hondo honey hong honi honiahaka honon honor honora honoratas honorato honore honoria honovi honza hooda hooriya hope horado horae horatiu horemheb horia hortencia hortense horton horus hosanna hosea hoshi hoshiko hotah hototo houd houdain houdenc houerv houghton houston hovan hoven hovhaness hovsep how howahkan howard howe howel howi howie howland


First Names which starts with 'hol' and ends with 'ell':

First Names which starts with 'ho' and ends with 'll':

First Names which starts with 'h' and ends with 'l':

hadeel haesel hal hall hamal hananel hanbal hansel harel haskel hazel heall hel herschel hershel hilal hilel hillel hueil huitzilihuitl

English Words Rhyming HOLWELL


ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH HOLWELL (According to last letters):

Rhyming Words According to Last 6 Letters (olwell) - English Words That Ends with olwell:

Rhyming Words According to Last 5 Letters (lwell) - English Words That Ends with lwell:

Rhyming Words According to Last 4 Letters (well) - English Words That Ends with well:

bridewellnoun (n.) A house of correction for the confinement of disorderly persons; -- so called from a hospital built in 1553 near St. Bride's (or Bridget's) well, in London, which was subsequently a penal workhouse.

farewellnoun (n.) A wish of happiness or welfare at parting; the parting compliment; a good-by; adieu.
 noun (n.) Act of departure; leave-taking; a last look at, or reference to something.
 adjective (a.) Parting; valedictory; final; as, a farewell discourse; his farewell bow.
  (interj.) Go well; good-by; adieu; -- originally applied to a person departing, but by custom now applied both to those who depart and those who remain. It is often separated by the pronoun; as, fare you well; and is sometimes used as an expression of separation only; as, farewell the year; farewell, ye sweet groves; that is, I bid you farewell.

gromwellnoun (n.) A plant of the genus Lithospermum (L. arvense), anciently used, because of its stony pericarp, in the cure of gravel. The German gromwell is the Stellera.

howellnoun (n.) The upper stage of a porcelian furnace.

speedwellnoun (n.) Any plant of the genus Veronica, mostly low herbs with pale blue corollas, which quickly fall off.

swellnoun (n.) The act of swelling.
 noun (n.) Gradual increase.
 noun (n.) Increase or augmentation in bulk; protuberance.
 noun (n.) Increase in height; elevation; rise.
 noun (n.) Increase of force, intensity, or volume of sound.
 noun (n.) Increase of power in style, or of rhetorical force.
 noun (n.) A gradual ascent, or rounded elevation, of land; as, an extensive plain abounding with little swells.
 noun (n.) A wave, or billow; especially, a succession of large waves; the roll of the sea after a storm; as, a heavy swell sets into the harbor.
 noun (n.) A gradual increase and decrease of the volume of sound; the crescendo and diminuendo combined; -- generally indicated by the sign.
 noun (n.) A showy, dashing person; a dandy.
 adjective (a.) Having the characteristics of a person of rank and importance; showy; dandified; distinguished; as, a swell person; a swell neighborhood.
 verb (v. i.) To grow larger; to dilate or extend the exterior surface or dimensions, by matter added within, or by expansion of the inclosed substance; as, the legs swell in dropsy; a bruised part swells; a bladder swells by inflation.
 verb (v. i.) To increase in size or extent by any addition; to increase in volume or force; as, a river swells, and overflows its banks; sounds swell or diminish.
 verb (v. i.) To rise or be driven into waves or billows; to heave; as, in tempest, the ocean swells into waves.
 verb (v. i.) To be puffed up or bloated; as, to swell with pride.
 verb (v. i.) To be inflated; to belly; as, the sails swell.
 verb (v. i.) To be turgid, bombastic, or extravagant; as, swelling words; a swelling style.
 verb (v. i.) To protuberate; to bulge out; as, a cask swells in the middle.
 verb (v. i.) To be elated; to rise arrogantly.
 verb (v. i.) To grow upon the view; to become larger; to expand.
 verb (v. i.) To become larger in amount; as, many little debts added, swell to a great amount.
 verb (v. i.) To act in a pompous, ostentatious, or arrogant manner; to strut; to look big.
 verb (v. t.) To increase the size, bulk, or dimensions of; to cause to rise, dilate, or increase; as, rains and dissolving snow swell the rivers in spring; immigration swells the population.
 verb (v. t.) To aggravate; to heighten.
 verb (v. t.) To raise to arrogance; to puff up; to inflate; as, to be swelled with pride or haughtiness.
 verb (v. t.) To augment gradually in force or loudness, as the sound of a note.

unwelladjective (a.) Not well; indisposed; not in good health; somewhat ill; ailing.
 adjective (a.) Specifically, ill from menstruation; affected with, or having, catamenial; menstruant.

welladjective (a.) Good in condition or circumstances; desirable, either in a natural or moral sense; fortunate; convenient; advantageous; happy; as, it is well for the country that the crops did not fail; it is well that the mistake was discovered.
 adjective (a.) Being in health; sound in body; not ailing, diseased, or sick; healthy; as, a well man; the patient is perfectly well.
 adjective (a.) Being in favor; favored; fortunate.
 adjective (a.) Safe; as, a chip warranted well at a certain day and place.
 verb (v. i.) An issue of water from the earth; a spring; a fountain.
 verb (v. i.) A pit or hole sunk into the earth to such a depth as to reach a supply of water, generally of a cylindrical form, and often walled with stone or bricks to prevent the earth from caving in.
 verb (v. i.) A shaft made in the earth to obtain oil or brine.
 verb (v. i.) Fig.: A source of supply; fountain; wellspring.
 verb (v. i.) An inclosure in the middle of a vessel's hold, around the pumps, from the bottom to the lower deck, to preserve the pumps from damage and facilitate their inspection.
 verb (v. i.) A compartment in the middle of the hold of a fishing vessel, made tight at the sides, but having holes perforated in the bottom to let in water for the preservation of fish alive while they are transported to market.
 verb (v. i.) A vertical passage in the stern into which an auxiliary screw propeller may be drawn up out of water.
 verb (v. i.) A depressed space in the after part of the deck; -- often called the cockpit.
 verb (v. i.) A hole or excavation in the earth, in mining, from which run branches or galleries.
 verb (v. i.) An opening through the floors of a building, as for a staircase or an elevator; a wellhole.
 verb (v. i.) The lower part of a furnace, into which the metal falls.
 verb (v. i.) To issue forth, as water from the earth; to flow; to spring.
 verb (v. t.) To pour forth, as from a well.
 verb (v. t.) In a good or proper manner; justly; rightly; not ill or wickedly.
 verb (v. t.) Suitably to one's condition, to the occasion, or to a proposed end or use; suitably; abundantly; fully; adequately; thoroughly.
 verb (v. t.) Fully or about; -- used with numbers.
 verb (v. t.) In such manner as is desirable; so as one could wish; satisfactorily; favorably; advantageously; conveniently.
 verb (v. t.) Considerably; not a little; far.

Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (ell) - English Words That Ends with ell:

astrofellnoun (n.) A bitter herb, probably the same as aster, or starwort.

bedellnoun (n.) Same as Beadle.

bellnoun (n.) A hollow metallic vessel, usually shaped somewhat like a cup with a flaring mouth, containing a clapper or tongue, and giving forth a ringing sound on being struck.
 noun (n.) A hollow perforated sphere of metal containing a loose ball which causes it to sound when moved.
 noun (n.) Anything in the form of a bell, as the cup or corol of a flower.
 noun (n.) That part of the capital of a column included between the abacus and neck molding; also used for the naked core of nearly cylindrical shape, assumed to exist within the leafage of a capital.
 noun (n.) The strikes of the bell which mark the time; or the time so designated.
 verb (v. t.) To put a bell upon; as, to bell the cat.
 verb (v. t.) To make bell-mouthed; as, to bell a tube.
 verb (v. i.) To develop bells or corollas; to take the form of a bell; to blossom; as, hops bell.
 verb (v. t.) To utter by bellowing.
 verb (v. i.) To call or bellow, as the deer in rutting time; to make a bellowing sound; to roar.

bluebellnoun (n.) A plant of the genus Campanula, especially the Campanula rotundifolia, which bears blue bell-shaped flowers; the harebell.
 noun (n.) A plant of the genus Scilla (Scilla nutans).

bombshellnoun (n.) A bomb. See Bomb, n.

bonibellnoun (n.) See Bonnibel.

bowbellnoun (n.) One born within hearing distance of Bow-bells; a cockney.

cellnoun (n.) A very small and close apartment, as in a prison or in a monastery or convent; the hut of a hermit.
 noun (n.) A small religious house attached to a monastery or convent.
 noun (n.) Any small cavity, or hollow place.
 noun (n.) The space between the ribs of a vaulted roof.
 noun (n.) Same as Cella.
 noun (n.) A jar of vessel, or a division of a compound vessel, for holding the exciting fluid of a battery.
 noun (n.) One of the minute elementary structures, of which the greater part of the various tissues and organs of animals and plants are composed.
 verb (v. t.) To place or inclose in a cell.

cockleshellnoun (n.) One of the shells or valves of a cockle.
 noun (n.) A light boat.

corbellnoun (n.) A sculptured basket of flowers; a corbel.
 noun (n.) Small gabions.

dellnoun (n.) A small, retired valley; a ravine.
 noun (n.) A young woman; a wench.

eggshellnoun (n.) The shell or exterior covering of an egg. Also used figuratively for anything resembling an eggshell.
 noun (n.) A smooth, white, marine, gastropod shell of the genus Ovulum, resembling an egg in form.

ellnoun (n.) A measure for cloth; -- now rarely used. It is of different lengths in different countries; the English ell being 45 inches, the Dutch or Flemish ell 27, the Scotch about 37.
 noun (n.) See L.

eysellnoun (n.) Same as Eisel.

fellnoun (n.) A skin or hide of a beast with the wool or hair on; a pelt; -- used chiefly in composition, as woolfell.
 noun (n.) A barren or rocky hill.
 noun (n.) A wild field; a moor.
 noun (n.) The finer portions of ore which go through the meshes, when the ore is sorted by sifting.
 noun (n.) A form of seam joining two pieces of cloth, the edges being folded together and the stitches taken through both thicknesses.
 noun (n.) The end of a web, formed by the last thread of the weft.
 adjective (a.) Cruel; barbarous; inhuman; fierce; savage; ravenous.
 adjective (a.) Eager; earnest; intent.
 adjective (a.) Gall; anger; melancholy.
 verb (v. i.) To cause to fall; to prostrate; to bring down or to the ground; to cut down.
 verb (v. t.) To sew or hem; -- said of seams.
  (imp.) of Fall
  () imp. of Fall.

femerellnoun (n.) A lantern, or louver covering, placed on a roof, for ventilation or escape of smoke.

formellnoun (n.) The female of a hawk or falcon.

frogshellnoun (n.) One of numerous species of marine gastropod shells, belonging to Ranella and allied genera.

fumerellnoun (n.) See Femerell.

gougeshellnoun (n.) A sharp-edged, tubular, marine shell, of the genus Vermetus; also, the pinna. See Vermetus.

hairbellnoun (n.) See Harebell.

harebellnoun (n.) A small, slender, branching plant (Campanula rotundifolia), having blue bell-shaped flowers; also, Scilla nutans, which has similar flowers; -- called also bluebell.

kellnoun (n.) A kiln.
 noun (n.) A sort of pottage; kale. See Kale, 2.
 noun (n.) The caul; that which covers or envelops as a caul; a net; a fold; a film.
 noun (n.) The cocoon or chrysalis of an insect.

knellnoun (n.) The stoke of a bell tolled at a funeral or at the death of a person; a death signal; a passing bell; hence, figuratively, a warning of, or a sound indicating, the passing away of anything.
 noun (n.) To sound as a knell; especially, to toll at a death or funeral; hence, to sound as a warning or evil omen.
 verb (v. t.) To summon, as by a knell.

lowbellnoun (n.) A bell used in fowling at night, to frighten birds, and, with a sudden light, to make them fly into a net.
 noun (n.) A bell to be hung on the neck of a sheep.
 verb (v. t.) To frighten, as with a lowbell.

mellnoun (n.) Honey.
 noun (n.) A mill.
 verb (v. i. & t.) To mix; to meddle.

nutshellnoun (n.) The shell or hard external covering in which the kernel of a nut is inclosed.
 noun (n.) Hence, a thing of little compass, or of little value.
 noun (n.) A shell of the genus Nucula.

ovicellnoun (n.) One of the dilatations of the body wall of Bryozoa in which the ova sometimes undegro the first stages of their development. See Illust. of Chilostoma.

quellnoun (n.) Murder.
 noun (n.) Murder.
 verb (v. i.) To die.
 verb (v. i.) To be subdued or abated; to yield; to abate.
 verb (v. t.) To take the life of; to kill.
 verb (v. t.) To overpower; to subdue; to put down.
 verb (v. t.) To quiet; to allay; to pacify; to cause to yield or cease; as, to quell grief; to quell the tumult of the soul.
 verb (v. i.) To die.
 verb (v. i.) To be subdued or abated; to yield; to abate.
 verb (v. t.) To take the life of; to kill.
 verb (v. t.) To overpower; to subdue; to put down.
 verb (v. t.) To quiet; to allay; to pacify; to cause to yield or cease; as, to quell grief; to quell the tumult of the soul.

pellnoun (n.) A skin or hide; a pelt.
 noun (n.) A roll of parchment; a parchment record.
 verb (v. t.) To pelt; to knock about.

rakehellnoun (n.) A lewd, dissolute fellow; a debauchee; a rake.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Rakehelly

sancte bellnoun (n.) See Sanctus bell, under Sanctus.

scamellnoun (n.) Alt. of Scammel

seashellnoun (n.) The shell of any marine mollusk.

sellnoun (n.) Self.
 noun (n.) A sill.
 noun (n.) A cell; a house.
 noun (n.) A saddle for a horse.
 noun (n.) A throne or lofty seat.
 noun (n.) An imposition; a cheat; a hoax.
 verb (v. t.) To transfer to another for an equivalent; to give up for a valuable consideration; to dispose of in return for something, especially for money.
 verb (v. t.) To make a matter of bargain and sale of; to accept a price or reward for, as for a breach of duty, trust, or the like; to betray.
 verb (v. t.) To impose upon; to trick; to deceive; to make a fool of; to cheat.
 verb (v. i.) To practice selling commodities.
 verb (v. i.) To be sold; as, corn sells at a good price.

shellnoun (n.) A hard outside covering, as of a fruit or an animal.
 noun (n.) The covering, or outside part, of a nut; as, a hazelnut shell.
 noun (n.) A pod.
 noun (n.) The hard covering of an egg.
 noun (n.) The hard calcareous or chitinous external covering of mollusks, crustaceans, and some other invertebrates. In some mollusks, as the cuttlefishes, it is internal, or concealed by the mantle. Also, the hard covering of some vertebrates, as the armadillo, the tortoise, and the like.
 noun (n.) Hence, by extension, any mollusks having such a covering.
 noun (n.) A hollow projectile, of various shapes, adapted for a mortar or a cannon, and containing an explosive substance, ignited with a fuse or by percussion, by means of which the projectile is burst and its fragments scattered. See Bomb.
 noun (n.) The case which holds the powder, or charge of powder and shot, used with breechloading small arms.
 noun (n.) Any slight hollow structure; a framework, or exterior structure, regarded as not complete or filled in; as, the shell of a house.
 noun (n.) A coarse kind of coffin; also, a thin interior coffin inclosed in a more substantial one.
 noun (n.) An instrument of music, as a lyre, -- the first lyre having been made, it is said, by drawing strings over a tortoise shell.
 noun (n.) An engraved copper roller used in print works.
 noun (n.) The husks of cacao seeds, a decoction of which is often used as a substitute for chocolate, cocoa, etc.
 noun (n.) The outer frame or case of a block within which the sheaves revolve.
 noun (n.) A light boat the frame of which is covered with thin wood or with paper; as, a racing shell.
 noun (n.) Something similar in form or action to an ordnance shell;
 noun (n.) A case or cartridge containing a charge of explosive material, which bursts after having been thrown high into the air. It is often elevated through the agency of a larger firework in which it is contained.
 noun (n.) A torpedo.
 noun (n.) A concave rough cast-iron tool in which a convex lens is ground to shape.
 noun (n.) A gouge bit or shell bit.
 verb (v. t.) To strip or break off the shell of; to take out of the shell, pod, etc.; as, to shell nuts or pease; to shell oysters.
 verb (v. t.) To separate the kernels of (an ear of Indian corn, wheat, oats, etc.) from the cob, ear, or husk.
 verb (v. t.) To throw shells or bombs upon or into; to bombard; as, to shell a town.
 verb (v. i.) To fall off, as a shell, crust, etc.
 verb (v. i.) To cast the shell, or exterior covering; to fall out of the pod or husk; as, nuts shell in falling.
 verb (v. i.) To be disengaged from the ear or husk; as, wheat or rye shells in reaping.

smellnoun (n.) To perceive by the olfactory nerves, or organs of smell; to have a sensation of, excited through the nasal organs when affected by the appropriate materials or qualities; to obtain the scent of; as, to smell a rose; to smell perfumes.
 noun (n.) To detect or perceive, as if by the sense of smell; to scent out; -- often with out.
 noun (n.) To give heed to.
 verb (v. i.) To affect the olfactory nerves; to have an odor or scent; -- often followed by of; as, to smell of smoke, or of musk.
 verb (v. i.) To have a particular tincture or smack of any quality; to savor; as, a report smells of calumny.
 verb (v. i.) To exercise the sense of smell.
 verb (v. i.) To exercise sagacity.
 verb (v. t.) The sense or faculty by which certain qualities of bodies are perceived through the instrumentally of the olfactory nerves. See Sense.
 verb (v. t.) The quality of any thing or substance, or emanation therefrom, which affects the olfactory organs; odor; scent; fragrance; perfume; as, the smell of mint.

snellnoun (n.) A short line of horsehair, gut, etc., by which a fishhook is attached to a longer line.
 adjective (a.) Active; brisk; nimble; quick; sharp.

spellnoun (n.) A spelk, or splinter.
 noun (n.) The relief of one person by another in any piece of work or watching; also, a turn at work which is carried on by one person or gang relieving another; as, a spell at the pumps; a spell at the masthead.
 noun (n.) The time during which one person or gang works until relieved; hence, any relatively short period of time, whether a few hours, days, or weeks.
 noun (n.) One of two or more persons or gangs who work by spells.
 noun (n.) A gratuitous helping forward of another's work; as, a logging spell.
 noun (n.) A story; a tale.
 noun (n.) A stanza, verse, or phrase supposed to be endowed with magical power; an incantation; hence, any charm.
 verb (v. t.) To supply the place of for a time; to take the turn of, at work; to relieve; as, to spell the helmsman.
 verb (v. t.) To tell; to relate; to teach.
 verb (v. t.) To put under the influence of a spell; to affect by a spell; to bewitch; to fascinate; to charm.
 verb (v. t.) To constitute; to measure.
 verb (v. t.) To tell or name in their proper order letters of, as a word; to write or print in order the letters of, esp. the proper letters; to form, as words, by correct orthography.
 verb (v. t.) To discover by characters or marks; to read with difficulty; -- usually with out; as, to spell out the sense of an author; to spell out a verse in the Bible.
 verb (v. i.) To form words with letters, esp. with the proper letters, either orally or in writing.
 verb (v. i.) To study by noting characters; to gain knowledge or learn the meaning of anything, by study.

spoutshellnoun (n.) Any marine gastropod shell of the genus Apporhais having an elongated siphon. See Illust. under Rostrifera.

tellnoun (n.) That which is told; tale; account.
 noun (n.) A hill or mound.
 verb (v. t.) To mention one by one, or piece by piece; to recount; to enumerate; to reckon; to number; to count; as, to tell money.
 verb (v. t.) To utter or recite in detail; to give an account of; to narrate.
 verb (v. t.) To make known; to publish; to disclose; to divulge.
 verb (v. t.) To give instruction to; to make report to; to acquaint; to teach; to inform.
 verb (v. t.) To order; to request; to command.
 verb (v. t.) To discern so as to report; to ascertain by observing; to find out; to discover; as, I can not tell where one color ends and the other begins.
 verb (v. t.) To make account of; to regard; to reckon; to value; to estimate.
 verb (v. i.) To give an account; to make report.
 verb (v. i.) To take effect; to produce a marked effect; as, every shot tells; every expression tells.

tinternellnoun (n.) A certain old dance.

toothshellnoun (n.) Any species of Dentalium and allied genera having a tooth-shaped shell. See Dentalium.

vellnoun (n.) The salted stomach of a calf, used in making cheese; a rennet bag.
 noun (n.) To cut the turf from, as for burning.

yellnoun (n.) A sharp, loud, hideous outcry.
 verb (v. i.) To cry out, or shriek, with a hideous noise; to cry or scream as with agony or horror.
 verb (v. t.) To utter or declare with a yell; to proclaim in a loud tone.

woofellnoun (n.) The European blackbird.

woolfellnoun (n.) A skin with the wool; a skin from which the wool has not been sheared or pulled.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH HOLWELL (According to first letters):

Rhyming Words According to First 6 Letters (holwel) - Words That Begins with holwel:

Rhyming Words According to First 5 Letters (holwe) - Words That Begins with holwe:

holweadjective (a.) Hollow.

Rhyming Words According to First 4 Letters (holw) - Words That Begins with holw:

Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (hol) - Words That Begins with hol:

holadjective (a.) Whole.

holaspideanadjective (a.) Having a single series of large scutes on the posterior side of the tarsus; -- said of certain birds.

holcadnoun (n.) A large ship of burden, in ancient Greece.

holdnoun (n.) The whole interior portion of a vessel below the lower deck, in which the cargo is stowed.
 noun (n. i.) In general, to keep one's self in a given position or condition; to remain fixed. Hence:
 noun (n. i.) Not to more; to halt; to stop;-mostly in the imperative.
 noun (n. i.) Not to give way; not to part or become separated; to remain unbroken or unsubdued.
 noun (n. i.) Not to fail or be found wanting; to continue; to last; to endure a test or trial; to abide; to persist.
 noun (n. i.) Not to fall away, desert, or prove recreant; to remain attached; to cleave;-often with with, to, or for.
 noun (n. i.) To restrain one's self; to refrain.
 noun (n. i.) To derive right or title; -- generally with of.
 noun (n.) The act of holding, as in or with the hands or arms; the manner of holding, whether firm or loose; seizure; grasp; clasp; gripe; possession; -- often used with the verbs take and lay.
 noun (n.) The authority or ground to take or keep; claim.
 noun (n.) Binding power and influence.
 noun (n.) Something that may be grasped; means of support.
 noun (n.) A place of confinement; a prison; confinement; custody; guard.
 noun (n.) A place of security; a fortified place; a fort; a castle; -- often called a stronghold.
 noun (n.) A character [thus /] placed over or under a note or rest, and indicating that it is to be prolonged; -- called also pause, and corona.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to remain in a given situation, position, or relation, within certain limits, or the like; to prevent from falling or escaping; to sustain; to restrain; to keep in the grasp; to retain.
 verb (v. t.) To retain in one's keeping; to maintain possession of, or authority over; not to give up or relinquish; to keep; to defend.
 verb (v. t.) To have; to possess; to be in possession of; to occupy; to derive title to; as, to hold office.
 verb (v. t.) To impose restraint upon; to limit in motion or action; to bind legally or morally; to confine; to restrain.
 verb (v. t.) To maintain in being or action; to carry on; to prosecute, as a course of conduct or an argument; to continue; to sustain.
 verb (v. t.) To prosecute, have, take, or join in, as something which is the result of united action; as to, hold a meeting, a festival, a session, etc.; hence, to direct and bring about officially; to conduct or preside at; as, the general held a council of war; a judge holds a court; a clergyman holds a service.
 verb (v. t.) To receive and retain; to contain as a vessel; as, this pail holds milk; hence, to be able to receive and retain; to have capacity or containing power for.
 verb (v. t.) To accept, as an opinion; to be the adherent of, openly or privately; to persist in, as a purpose; to maintain; to sustain.
 verb (v. t.) To consider; to regard; to esteem; to account; to think; to judge.
 verb (v. t.) To bear, carry, or manage; as he holds himself erect; he holds his head high.

holdingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hold
 noun (n.) The act or state of sustaining, grasping, or retaining.
 noun (n.) A tenure; a farm or other estate held of another.
 noun (n.) That which holds, binds, or influences.
 noun (n.) The burden or chorus of a song.

holdbacknoun (n.) Check; hindrance; restraint; obstacle.
 noun (n.) The projection or loop on the thill of a vehicle. to which a strap of the harness is attached, to hold back a carriage when going down hill, or in backing; also, the strap or part of the harness so used.

holdernoun (n.) One who is employed in the hold of a vessel.
 noun (n.) One who, or that which, holds.
 noun (n.) One who holds land, etc., under another; a tenant.
 noun (n.) The payee of a bill of exchange or a promissory note, or the one who owns or holds it.

holdfastnoun (n.) Something used to secure and hold in place something else, as a long fiat-headed nail, a catch a hook, a clinch, a clamp, etc.; hence, a support.
 noun (n.) A conical or branching body, by which a seaweed is attached to its support, and differing from a root in that it is not specially absorbent of moisture.

holenoun (n.) A hollow place or cavity; an excavation; a pit; an opening in or through a solid body, a fabric, etc.; a perforation; a rent; a fissure.
 noun (n.) An excavation in the ground, made by an animal to live in, or a natural cavity inhabited by an animal; hence, a low, narrow, or dark lodging or place; a mean habitation.
 noun (n.) To cut, dig, or bore a hole or holes in; as, to hole a post for the insertion of rails or bars.
 noun (n.) To drive into a hole, as an animal, or a billiard ball.
 noun (n.) A small cavity used in some games, usually one into which a marble or ball is to be played or driven; hence, a score made by playing a marble or ball into such a hole, as in golf.
 noun (n.) At Eton College, England, that part of the floor of the court between the step and the pepperbox.
 adjective (a.) Whole.
 verb (v. i.) To go or get into a hole.

holethnicadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a holethnos or parent race.

holethnosnoun (n.) A parent stock or race of people, not yet divided into separate branches or tribes.

holibutnoun (n.) See Halibut.

holidamnoun (n.) See Halidom.

holidaynoun (n.) A consecrated day; religious anniversary; a day set apart in honor of some person, or in commemoration of some event. See Holyday.
 noun (n.) A day of exemption from labor; a day of amusement and gayety; a festival day.
 noun (n.) A day fixed by law for suspension of business; a legal holiday.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a festival; cheerful; joyous; gay.
 adjective (a.) Occurring rarely; adapted for a special occasion.

holinessnoun (n.) The state or quality of being holy; perfect moral integrity or purity; freedom from sin; sanctity; innocence.
 noun (n.) The state of being hallowed, or consecrated to God or to his worship; sacredness.

holingnoun (n.) Undercutting in a bed of coal, in order to bring down the upper mass.

hollaingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Holla

hollandnoun (n.) A kind of linen first manufactured in Holland; a linen fabric used for window shades, children's garments, etc.; as, brown or unbleached hollands.

hollandernoun (n.) A native or one of the people of Holland; a Dutchman.
 noun (n.) A very hard, semi-glazed, green or dark brown brick, which will not absorb water; -- called also, Dutch clinker.

hollandishadjective (a.) Relating to Holland; Dutch.

hollandsnoun (n.) Gin made in Holland.
 noun (n.) See Holland.

hollonoun (interj. & n.) Ho there; stop; attend; hence, a loud cry or a call to attract attention; a halloo.
  (interj.) To call out or exclaim; to halloo. This form is now mostly replaced by hello.

holloingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hollo

holloanoun (n. & v. i.) Same as Hollo.

hollownoun (n.) A cavity, natural or artificial; an unfilled space within anything; a hole, a cavern; an excavation; as the hollow of the hand or of a tree.
 noun (n.) A low spot surrounded by elevations; a depressed part of a surface; a concavity; a channel.
 adjective (a.) Having an empty space or cavity, natural or artificial, within a solid substance; not solid; excavated in the interior; as, a hollow tree; a hollow sphere.
 adjective (a.) Depressed; concave; gaunt; sunken.
 adjective (a.) Reverberated from a cavity, or resembling such a sound; deep; muffled; as, a hollow roar.
 adjective (a.) Not sincere or faithful; false; deceitful; not sound; as, a hollow heart; a hollow friend.
 verb (v. t.) To make hollow, as by digging, cutting, or engraving; to excavate.
 adverb (adv.) Wholly; completely; utterly; -- chiefly after the verb to beat, and often with all; as, this story beats the other all hollow. See All, adv.
 verb (v. i.) To shout; to hollo.
 verb (v. t.) To urge or call by shouting.
  (interj.) Hollo.

hollowingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hollow

hollownessnoun (n.) State of being hollow.
 noun (n.) Insincerity; unsoundness; treachery.

hollynoun (n.) A tree or shrub of the genus Ilex. The European species (Ilex Aguifolium) is best known, having glossy green leaves, with a spiny, waved edge, and bearing berries that turn red or yellow about Michaelmas.
 noun (n.) The holm oak. See 1st Holm.
 adverb (adv.) Wholly.

hollyhocknoun (n.) A species of Althaea (A. rosea), bearing flowers of various colors; -- called also rose mallow.

holmnoun (n.) A common evergreen oak, of Europe (Quercus Ilex); -- called also ilex, and holly.
 noun (n.) An islet in a river.
 noun (n.) Low, flat land.

holmianoun (n.) An oxide of holmium.

holmiumnoun (n.) A rare element said to be contained in gadolinite.

holmosnoun (n.) A name given to a vase having a rounded body
 noun (n.) A closed vessel of nearly spherical form on a high stem or pedestal.
 noun (n.) A drinking cup having a foot and stem.

holoblastnoun (n.) an ovum composed entirely of germinal matter. See Meroblast.

holoblasticadjective (a.) Undergoing complete segmentation; composed entirely of germinal matter, the whole of the yolk undergoing fission; -- opposed to meroblastic.

holocaustnoun (n.) A burnt sacrifice; an offering, the whole of which was consumed by fire, among the Jews and some pagan nations.
 noun (n.) Sacrifice or loss of many lives, as by the burning of a theater or a ship. [An extended use not authorized by careful writers.]

holocephalinoun (n. pl.) An order of elasmobranch fishes, including, among living species, only the chimaeras; -- called also Holocephala. See Chimaera; also Illustration in Appendix.

holocrypticadjective (a.) Wholly or completely concealing; incapable of being deciphered.

holocrystallineadjective (a.) Completely crystalline; -- said of a rock like granite, all the constituents of which are crystalline.

holographnoun (n.) A document, as a letter, deed, or will, wholly in the handwriting of the person from whom it proceeds and whose act it purports to be.

holographicadjective (a.) Of the nature of a holograph; pertaining to holographs.

holohedraladjective (a.) Having all the planes required by complete symmetry, -- in opposition to hemihedral.

holohemihedraladjective (a.) Presenting hemihedral forms, in which all the sectants have halt the whole number of planes.

holometabolanoun (n. pl.) Those insects which have a complete metamorphosis; metabola.

holometabolicadjective (a.) Having a complete metamorphosis;-said of certain insects, as the butterflies and bees.

holometernoun (n.) An instrument for making of angular measurements.

holophanerousadjective (a.) Same as Holometabolic.

holophotaladjective (a.) Causing no loss of light; -- applied to reflectors which throw back the rays of light without perceptible loss.

holophotenoun (n.) A lamp with lenses or reflectors to collect the rays of light and throw them in a given direction; -- used in lighthouses.

holophrasticadjective (a.) Expressing a phrase or sentence in a single word, -- as is the case in the aboriginal languages of America.


English Words which starts with 'hol' and ends with 'ell':

English Words which starts with 'ho' and ends with 'll':

homestallnoun (n.) Place of a home; homestead.

hornbillnoun (n.) Any bird of the family Bucerotidae, of which about sixty species are known, belonging to numerous genera. They inhabit the tropical parts of Asia, Africa, and the East Indies, and are remarkable for having a more or less horn-like protuberance, which is usually large and hollow and is situated on the upper side of the beak. The size of the hornbill varies from that of a pigeon to that of a raven, or even larger. They feed chiefly upon fruit, but some species eat dead animals.