1. usu. of places, the worst, the most disgusting.
|Mojo Hand 41: It look to me like them grand juries going to see one hell of a shit-hole mess 'round this place.|
|Laughing War 106: One time we were frozen into some forlorn little shithole village.|
|Lucky You 37: ‘You’d cry, too,’ said Bodean Gazzer, ‘if you was stuck in a shithole town like this.’.|
|(con. 1970s) King Suckerman (1998) 20: The absolute shithole part of town.|
|Chicken (2003) 59: Maybe I should whisk her into my shithole bedroom and kiss her all over.|
|Lush Life 263: You should have seen the shithole projects where I grew up .|
|What It Was 216: Get out of this shithole town and get back to Jersey.(con. 1972)|
|in Wash. Post 11 Jan. [Internet] Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?|
2. a general abusive epithet.
|Realist n.p.: [S]ome shithole state dropouts’ college.|
|Swimming-Pool Library (1998) 173: ‘Fuckin’ shit-hole wanker,’ the skinhead on the bin said.|