Definition of spyhole in English:

spyhole

Line breaks: spy|hole
Pronunciation: /ˈspʌɪhəʊl
 
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noun

British
A peephole, especially one in a door for observing callers before opening.
More example sentences
  • Ms Lomax looked through a spyhole in her front door and, seeing the figure in Halloween costume, decided not to open it.
  • We find a locked door, with a little spyhole, and ring a bell.
  • The door will be equipped with a spyhole and strong locks.

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