Thesaurus

holed up

verb
past tense of hole up

Synonyms & Antonyms of holed up

to remain out of sight
  • we'll hole up in the cellar and wait out the hurricane

Synonyms for holed up

Words Related to holed up

Phrases Synonymous with holed up

Near Antonyms for holed up

Antonyms for holed up

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about holed up

Cite this Entry

“Holed up.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/holed%20up. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

Comments on holed up

What made you want to look up holed up? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Here Be Dragons: A Creature Identification Quiz

  • monster werewolf photo
  • Which is a synonym of werewolf?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!