Judas hole

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Judas hole a peephole or secret opening for spying.
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Usage

In literature:

When Timar saw her so, he struck his forehead with his fist, and turned his face from the Judas-hole through which he had been looking.
"Timar's Two Worlds" by Mór Jókai
For this reason, and because the place was forbidden, the boy lingered at the Judas-hole, gazing into it.
"The Man in Black" by Stanley J. Weyman
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