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Princeton's WordNet

  1. glory hole, lazaretto(noun)

    a small locker at the stern of a boat or between decks of a ship


  1. glory hole(Noun)

    originally, a hole in a mineshaft where an orebody is mined upwards until it breaks through the surface into the open air.

  2. glory hole(Noun)

    a hole in a screen or wall big enough to allow an erect penis to be stuck through, made to facilitate anonymous sex with another person.

  3. glory hole(Noun)

    a military trench.

  4. glory hole(Noun)

    A hole in the side of a furnace used to heat glass held on a metal rod

  5. glory hole(Noun)

    a deep built-in cupboard under the eaves or stairs of a house used for general storage, particularly of unrelated or unwanted items stored in some disorder

  6. glory hole(Noun)

    in merchant and Royal Navy:

  7. glory hole(Noun)

    An excavation into the sea floor designed to protect the wellhead equipment installed at the surface of a petroleum well from icebergs or pack ice.


  1. Glory hole

    A glory hole is a hole in a wall, or other partition, often between public lavatory stalls or adult video arcade booths for people to engage in sexual activity or observe the person in the next cubicle while one or both parties masturbate. The partition maintains anonymity. Body parts including fingers, tongue and penis may be used for anonymous oral, vaginal and/or anal intercourse. Erotic literature and pornographic films have been devoted to the sexual uses of glory holes.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glory hole in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glory hole in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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