pigeonhole


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pigeonhole

a hole or recess in a dovecote for pigeons to nest in

pigeonhole

1. One of a series of small compartments.
2. A seat in the top row of a gallery or in the uppermost gallery in a theater.
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E[currency]aban TE-rkoy-lu, who works as a truck driver, a told Cihan news agency that he noticed a pigeonhole on his vehicle about a month ago.
We wouldn't be sure how many other North East bands occupy that particular pigeonhole but this lot have drawn praise from those in the know.
Writing on their website the band said: "We're excited to be working with Doorly and the rest of the Pigeonhole team as we feel the genreless concept of the label perfectly sums up what we are all about.
His Whole Earth background might make it easy to pigeonhole Brand as a back-to-the-land hippie.
Yet, it is also true that health care organizations and physician executives who overcome the pigeonhole phenomenon discover that leadership qualities, market knowledge and skills acquired in a particular sector can be transferred to a new sector and environment.
I am troubled by the tendency in education to oversimplify problems and pigeonhole people.
In writing about people such as Brunei there is a tendency to pigeonhole them as either one thing or another, suggesting that because he was involved in muck and brass he may have lacked more refined tastes.
Trying to pigeonhole yourself or someone else is an insult to the Holy Trinity.
This is why, although critics pigeonhole him within arte povera, we can recognize Pascali as an outsider.
Literal comparisons are embarrassing; it screws everything into a pigeonhole that most have to then crawl out of.
TORONTO'S Christina Zeidler is an artist who is hard to pigeonhole.
IT'S almost impossible to pigeonhole Spearhead but politically-conscious soul-jazz hip-hop with a splash of dub and reggae just about covers it.