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hollowly

adverb uk   /ˈhɒl.əʊ.li/ us    /ˈhɑː.loʊ.li/

hollowly adverb (NOT SINCERE)

in a way that does not sound true or sincere

hollowly adverb (SOUND)

making a sound as if hitting an empty container: Her footsteps echoed hollowly in the quiet streets.
Translations of “hollowly”
in Chinese (Traditional) 虛偽地, 空洞地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 虚伪地, 空洞地…
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