Meaning of POTHOLE in English

POTHOLE

pot ‧ hole /ˈpɒthəʊl $ ˈpɑːthoʊl/ BrE AmE noun [countable]

1 . a large hole in the surface of a road, caused by traffic and bad weather, which makes driving difficult or dangerous

2 . British English a long hole that goes deep under the ground, formed by natural processes

—potholed adjective

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