(also thole pin)
Words that rhyme with tholebarcarole, bole, bowl, cajole, coal, Cole, condole, console, control, dhole, dole, droll, enrol (US enroll), extol, foal, goal, hole, Joel, knoll, kohl, mol, mole, Nicole, parol, parole, patrol, pole, poll, prole, rôle, roll, scroll, Seoul, shoal, skoal, sole, soul, stole, stroll, Tirol, toad-in-the-hole, toll, troll, vole, whole
verb[with object] Scottish or archaic
Endure (something) without complaint or resistance; tolerate: if there’s one thing I can’t thole it’s a lie
More example sentences
- They cannot thole the fact that the painting sold for £750,000.
- I couldn't thole the voice, but I wouldn't mind the view, if you get my meaning.
- Perhaps because he had known hard times himself he could thole the hard times of the nation.
Old English tholian, of Germanic origin.
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