Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: hoyle
IPA transcription: [h'ɔɪl]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Hoyle, Edmond_Hoyle
    Meaning: English writer on card games (1672-1769)
  • Synonyms: Hoyle, Fred_Hoyle, Sir_Fred_Hoyle
    Meaning: an English astrophysicist and advocate of the steady state theory of cosmology; described processes of nucleosynthesis inside stars (1915-2001)
Usage examples
  • The man whom Samuel was compelled to call master was named Hoyle.
  • Cassandra had no idea of the distance, but she knew how long David and Hoyle were journeying there, so she answered as best she could.