- A well drilled for oil or gas but yielding none.More example sentences
- This is a Texas oilman who seemed to drill nothing but dry holes.
- It is very easy to drill dry holes and the only guarantee we have is that we will experience failures.
- But Shell withdrew from exploration, because for 2 years it had drilled nothing but dry holes.
More definitions of dry holeDefinition of dry hole in:
- The US English dictionary