former name of (def 2).
- Holy hell
noun phrase Vehement rebuke; severe punishment; hell, merry hell: I caught holy hell when the thing broke (1940s+) Related Terms catch hell, give someone hell
- Holy hour
noun 1. (RC Church) an hour set aside for prayer and reflection 2. (not capitals) (Irish, informal) a period during the afternoon when public houses are obliged to close by law
noun 1. Also called Lindisfarne. an island off the E coast of Northumberland, England. 3 miles (4.8 km) long. 2. Formerly Holyhead Island. an island off the W coast of Anglesey, in NW Wales. 7 miles (11 km) long. noun 1. Also called Lindisfarne. an island off the NE coast of Northumberland, linked to the […]
noun, Slang. 1. a chaplain, especially in the U.S. armed forces. 2. a minister or priest. 3. a sanctimonious or overly pious person. noun (informal) 1. a minister or chaplain 2. any sanctimonious or self-righteous person modifier : these Holy Joe voices noun phrase