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English definition of “hollow”

hollow

adjective
 
 
/ˈhɒləʊ/
NOTHING INSIDE having a hole or empty space inside: a hollow shell/tubeHoles, hollows and dipsEmpty
WITHOUT MEANING without meaning or real feeling: 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.The head and faceThe eye and surrounding areaEyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyes
(Definition of hollow adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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