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Synonyms for hollow

Synonyms for hollow

curving inward

lacking value, use, or substance

a space in an otherwise solid mass

an area sunk below its surroundings

Synonyms for hollow

a cavity or space in something

a small valley between mountains

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remove the inner part or the core of

not solid

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as if echoing in a hollow space

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devoid of significance or point

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This road leads through a sandy hollow shaded by trees for about a quarter of a mile, where it crosses the bridge famous in goblin story; and just beyond swells the green knoll on which stands the whitewashed church.
As yet the panic of the steed had given his unskilful rider an apparent advantage in the chase, but just as he had got half way through the hollow, the girths of the saddle gave way, and he felt it slipping from under him.
As he was a bachelor, and in nobody's debt, nobody troubled his head any more about him; the school was removed to a different quarter of the Hollow, and another pedagogue reigned in his stead.
The schoolhouse being deserted soon fell to decay, and was reported to be haunted by the ghost of the unfortunate pedagogue and the plough-boy, loitering homeward of a still summer evening, has often fancied his voice at a distance, chanting a melancholy psalm tune among the tranquil solitudes of Sleepy Hollow.
Preston Hollow Capital, the solution provider in municipal finance, has announced the hiring of Charlie Visconsi as Managing Director focused on transaction originations, the company said.
I will not only throw rocks at you - hollow blocks will also hit you.
Meanwhile, the actress, who played the role of Diana, also shared one of the things that she loved most about "Sleepy Hollow.
While Owen Egerton's Hollow begins with a creed -- ex-professor Oliver's declaration that he believes the Earth to be hollow -- its wry and emotionally raw pages reveal the dangers of absolute belief, even as they reach for understanding, either real or illusory.
Hollow microclimate is important for animal species and influences hollow selection by many species including bats, birds, possums andreptiles (Sedgeley 2001, Goldingay 2009, Bryant et al.
The interior diameter of the hollow log needs to be 4 to 5 inches so there's ample room for a nest.
Irving's eerie 1819 short story, ''The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,'' has helped make the village and surrounding area a tourist destination at Halloween.
Bramble Hollow was opened in 2011 and consists of 48 purpose-built apartments, it also has on-site care and support services.
Hollow-head engine valves are manufactured from cylindrical metal material using a forging press to create a hollow extending throughout both the valve stem and head.
Beat Hollow now has two top-flight winners over jumps, after December's Finale Juvenile Hurdle scorer Hollow Tree.