Meaning of “hollow-eyed” in the English Dictionary

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"hollow-eyed" in British English

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hollow-eyedadjective

uk /ˌhɒl.əʊˈaɪd/ us /ˌhɑː.loʊˈaɪd/

Someone who is hollow-eyed has eyes that seem to have sunk into their face because of illness or tiredness.

(Definition of “hollow-eyed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)