top hole

top hole

Excellent; fabulous; exactly as desired. Often said as an exclamation; hyphenated if used as a modifier before a noun. A: "We should have the reports ready for you by lunchtime, sir." B: "Top hole, Daniels. Have copies sent up to the board room as soon as they've been printed." Though it wasn't a top-hole performance by the team, they managed to eke out a victory nonetheless.
See also: hole, top

top hole

used, often as an exclamation, to indicate enthusiastic approbation or approval. British informal dated
See also: hole, top
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As reported in the Manchester Evening News (MEN), Steve said: "When kids mess with them, as my son demonstrates, they can easily be put in upside down with just the one plastic bit inside the top hole.
The top hole of the bottle is larger enough to make it easier to clean.
Attach one end of the connecter pipe to the downspout, then place the other end over the top hole in your tank.
Use the needle to break up the yolk inside, then tip the egg the right way up over a bowl, and gently blow through the top hole until all of the contents have come out.
Top Hole - for transportation and hard soil application
Next, find the proper size spade or Forstner bit, and overdrill the top hole.
A ring is missing from what would be the top hole when the piece is upright.
When the blu tac is removed, the methane moves up out of the top hole and therefore can be lit by the match, as it is flammable.
ADX has therefore already moved surface casing and mud chemicals for preparing the system for the top hole well section on site.
After making sure the oil's fully drained, replace the screws' O-ring seals, and after tilting the outdrive down, fill from the bottom hole until the gear oil comes out of the top hole.
For ease of setting the core into the mold, Smith Foundry initially wanted to position the casting so the parting line would run through the center of the Besler Industries name on one of the flat ends and across the top hole (Fig.
Step four Stick on eyes and thread thin ribbon through the top hole to hang.
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