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Russian translation of “hollow”

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hollow

adjective
 
 
/ˈhɒləʊ/
NOTHING INSIDE having a hole or empty space inside
полый, пустой
a hollow shell/tube Holes, hollows and dipsEmpty
WITHOUT MEANING without meaning or real feeling
бессмысленный, неискренний
a hollow victory a hollow laugh Of little or less importance
hollow cheeks/eyes If someone has hollow cheeks/eyes, their face seems to curve in around these areas.
впалые щеки/ввалившиеся глаза
The head and faceThe eye and surrounding areaEyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyes
Translations of “hollow”
in Korean 빈…
in Arabic أجْوَف…
in French creux, caverneux…
in Italian cavo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 空的, 空的,空心的…
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 from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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