A hiding place for a Roman Catholic priest during times of religious persecution.
More example sentences
- A tour round some of the hidden parts of Towneley Hall, including priest's holes, the cellars and the attic, is also on the agenda.
- Catherine appointed the Benedictine Father Huddleston, who had hidden Charles II in his priest's hole after the Battle of Worcester in 1651.
Definition of priest's hole in:
- The US English dictionary