hollow

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Definitions for hollow

  • verb - remove the interior of; "hollow out a tree trunk"
  • verb - remove the inner part or the core of; "the mining company wants to excavate the hillside"
  • adjective - devoid of significance or point; "empty promises"; "a hollow victory"; "vacuous comments"
  • adjective - as if echoing in a hollow space; "the hollow sound of footsteps in the empty ballroom"
  • adjective - not solid; having a space or gap or cavity; "a hollow wall"; "a hollow tree"; "hollow cheeks"; "his face became gaunter and more hollow with each year"
  • noun - a depression hollowed out of solid matter
  • noun - a small valley between mountains; "he built himself a cabin in a hollow high up in the Appalachians"
  • noun - a cavity or space in something; "hunger had caused the hollows in their cheeks"
  • Synonyms for hollow

    vacuous empty hole holler core out excavate dig hollow out

    Antonyms for hollow

    solid

    Holonyms for hollow

    No holonyms found for hollow.

    Hyponyms for hollow

    gopher hole cavity rabbit hole kettle hole pothole wormhole burrow kettle chuckhole dell tunnel pit rabbit burrow dingle gouge suck in cavern out dig out trench scallop draw in cave excavate ditch scollop scoop out undermine core rout hole cavern dig drive

    Hypernyms for hollow

    natural depression cavity depression enclosed space valley vale remove take take away empty withdraw

    Meronyms for hollow

    No meronyms found for hollow.

    Sounds like hollow

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