informal Hide oneself: I holed up for two days in a tiny cottage in Pennsylvania
More example sentences
- A Russion oil tycoon holes up in London after some dodgy dealings in his home country.
- Having robbed her boss's safe in order to get married, she holes up overnight at the sinister Bates motel.
- I've come to the realization lately that I've been holing up in my apartment way too much for far too long.