Examples of hole up in a Sentence
we'll hole up in the cellar and wait out the hurricane
Recent Examples of hole up from the Web
Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock said deputies came under fire almost immediately after entering a suburban Denver apartment and trying to talk with the suspect, who was holed up inside a bedroom.
Islamic State fighters, now holed up in unforgiving mountains and isolated from civilians, are vulnerable to American airstrikes.
They are intended to scan dangerous places and search for suspects holed up in buildings during SWAT incidents.
Elvis leased this 5,000-square-foot house in 1966 and 1967, and holed up with Priscilla there after their Las Vegas wedding.
James, who has since been identified as Ri Ji U, left later after holing up at the North Korean Embassy in Kuala Lumpur.
But nine months of fighting in the west of Mosul, where militants holed up during their final stand, left the area virtually uninhabitable.
Donations of specific supplies will be accepted through next weekend and shipped to Houston for distribution in emergency shelters where some storm victims have been holed up for the past week.
After a brutal human raid on the cave where Caesar is holed up with his ape cohort, the apes make plans to flee across the desert in search of a safe place to settle.
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Definition of hole up for Students
- During the storm they holed up in the basement.
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