a : a circular hole formed in the rocky bed of a river by the grinding action of stones or gravel whirled round by the water
b : a sizable rounded often water-filled depression in land
: a pot-shaped hole in a road surface
: a usually minor difficulty or setback <hit a pothole in her comeback attempt>
— pot·holed \-ˌhōld\ adjective
First Known Use of POTHOLE
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