Translation of "hollow" - English-Spanish dictionary

hollow

adjective uk /ˈhɒl·əʊ/ us /ˈhɑ·loʊ/

having a hole or empty space inside

hueco
a hollow shell/tube
→ Opposite solid adj
noun uk /ˈhɒl·əʊ/ us /ˈhɑ·loʊ/

a hole or empty space in something, or a low area in a surface

hueco

(Translation of “hollow” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

hollow

adjective /ˈholəu/

having an empty space in it

hueco
a hollow tree
Bottles, pipes and tubes are hollow.

(of a sound) strangely deep, as if made in something hollow

cavernoso
a hollow voice.
hollowness noun

oquedad, lo hueco
beat hollow

to beat thoroughly at a game etc

arrasar, aplastar
The local team were beaten hollow by eight goals to one on Saturday.
hollow out phrasal verb

to make hollow

ahuecar
They hollowed out a tree trunk to make a boat.

(Translation of “hollow” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)