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hollow

adjective (EMPTY)
空的
 
 
/ˈhɒl.əʊ/ US  /ˈhɑː.loʊ/
having a hole or empty space inside
空的,空心的
a hollow tube
空心管子
Hollow blocks are used because they are lighter.
使用空心磚是因為它們更輕。
a hollow log
空心的原木
Empty
hollow cheeks/eyes If someone has hollow cheeks or eyes, their cheeks curve in or their eyes look deep in their head because they are old, tired, or ill.
凹陷的臉頰/眼窩
Thin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thinNot fit and healthyThin or slender (of people)
hollowness
 
 
/ˈhɒl.əʊ.nəs/ US  /ˈhɑː.loʊ-/ noun [U]
the hollowness of fame/success
名聲/成功的虛浮
Affected and insincereHoles, hollows and dips
Translations of “hollow”
in Korean 빈…
in Arabic أجْوَف…
in French creux, caverneux…
in Italian cavo…
in Russian полый, пустой, бессмысленный…
in Turkish kovuk, oyuk, boş…
in Polish pusty (w środku), wydrążony, pusty…
in Spanish hueco, cavernoso…
in Portuguese oco…
in German hohl…
in Catalan buit…
in Japanese 中が空洞の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 空的, 空的,空心的…
(Definition of hollow adjective (EMPTY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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