Meaning of POTHOLE in English


n. & v.


1. Geol. a deep hole or system of caves and underground river-beds formed by the erosion of rock esp. by the action of water.

2 a deep hole in the ground or a river-bed.

3 a hole in a road surface caused by wear or subsidence.

--v.intr. Brit. explore potholes.


potholer n. potholing n.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.