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1. ozone

noun. ['ˈoʊˌzoʊn'] a colorless gas (O3) soluble in alkalis and cold water; a strong oxidizing agent; can be produced by electric discharge in oxygen or by the action of ultraviolet radiation on oxygen in the stratosphere (where it acts as a screen for ultraviolet radiation).

Synonyms

  • atomic number 8
  • oxygen
  • O

Antonyms

  • leaded gasoline
  • unleaded gasoline
  • defend

Etymology

  • Ozon (German)
  • ὄζον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Ozone Hole

  • self-control
  • rock-and-roll
  • decontrol
  • rock'n'roll
  • espanol
  • control
  • pistole
  • patrol
  • mcdole
  • extol
  • console
  • stroll
  • strole
  • strohl
  • scroll
  • pajole
  • nicolle
  • nicole
  • mccoll
  • mccole
  • madole
  • enroll
  • devaul
  • cajole
  • abrol
  • viole
  • troll
  • stoll
  • stole
  • stol

Example sentences of the word ozone-hole


1. Noun Phrase
Scientists first discovered evidence of an ozone hole over the Antarctic in 1985.

2. Noun Phrase
The first ozone hole over the Arctic was observed in 2011 after an unusually cold Arctic winter.

3. Noun Phrase
Their predictions were corroborated by observation in 1985, when an ozone hole was detected above the Antarctic.

2. hole

noun. ['ˈhoʊl'] an opening into or through something.

Synonyms

  • leak
  • ozone hole
  • bullet hole
  • aperture
  • cranny
  • perforation
  • gap
  • knothole
  • bolt-hole
  • opening

Antonyms

  • happiness
  • anticyclone
  • fill
  • full

3. hole

noun. ['ˈhoʊl'] an opening deliberately made in or through something.

Synonyms

  • keyhole
  • bunghole
  • nail hole
  • cup
  • hawsehole
  • mortice
  • eyelet
  • hawsepipe
  • mortise
  • mouth hole
  • thumbhole
  • venthole
  • eyehole
  • countersink
  • plughole
  • button hole
  • finger hole
  • post hole
  • peephole
  • armhole
  • air hole
  • puncture
  • lubber's hole
  • eye
  • manhole
  • spyhole
  • opening
  • perforation
  • sound hole
  • vent
  • buttonhole
  • ear hole
  • posthole
  • blowhole
  • vent-hole
  • loophole

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • pressurize
  • pressurise
  • effector

4. hole

noun. ['ˈhoʊl'] one playing period (from tee to green) on a golf course.

Synonyms

  • period of play
  • links course
  • play
  • dogleg
  • playing period
  • golf course

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • finish
  • closing
  • Heaven

5. hole

noun. ['ˈhoʊl'] a depression hollowed out of solid matter.

Synonyms

  • wormhole
  • depression
  • gopher hole
  • rabbit hole
  • hollow
  • burrow
  • tunnel
  • natural depression
  • cavity
  • kettle
  • pothole
  • chuckhole
  • kettle hole
  • rabbit burrow

Antonyms

  • solid
  • hollowness
  • meaningful
  • unreverberant

6. hole

noun. ['ˈhoʊl'] an unoccupied space.

Synonyms

  • space

Antonyms

  • close up
  • whisper

7. hole

noun. ['ˈhoʊl'] informal terms for a difficult situation.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • muddle
  • dog's breakfast
  • jam
  • mess
  • pickle
  • kettle of fish
  • dog's dinner

Antonyms

  • specify
  • free
  • let go of
  • ease

8. hole

verb. ['ˈhoʊl'] hit the ball into the hole.

Synonyms

  • hole out

Antonyms

  • unzip
  • unchain

9. hole

noun. ['ˈhoʊl'] a fault.

Synonyms

  • flaw
  • defect

Antonyms

  • effortlessness
  • unwire
  • unlock

10. hole

verb. ['ˈhoʊl'] make holes in.

Synonyms

  • hollow
  • core out

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • untie
  • unstaple
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