Definition of 'holmes'
- a fictitious detective in stories by A. Conan Doyle
Synonyms: Sherlock Holmes
- United States jurist noted for his liberal opinions (1841-1935)
Synonyms: Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
- United States writer of humorous essays (1809-1894)
Synonyms: Oliver Wendell Holmes
- English geologist and supporter of the theory of continental drift (1890-1965)
Synonyms: Arthur Holmes