Hollow

Pronunciation of Hollow  

English Meaning

  1. Having a cavity, gap, or space within: a hollow wall.
  2. Deeply indented or concave; sunken: "His bearded face already has a set, hollow look” ( Conor Cruise O'Brien).
  3. Without substance or character: a hollow person. See Synonyms at vain.
  4. Devoid of truth or validity; specious: "Theirs is at best a hollow form of flattery” ( Annalyn Swan).
  5. Having a reverberating, sepulchral sound: hollow footsteps.
  6. A cavity, gap, or space: a hollow behind a wall.
  7. An indented or concave surface or area.
  8. A void; an emptiness: a hollow in one's life.
  9. A small valley between mountains.
  10. To make hollow: hollow out a pumpkin.
  11. To scoop or form by making concave: hollow out a nest in the sand.
  12. To become hollow or empty.

   

German Meaning

 

hohl

leer

dumpf

eingefallen

wertlos

unaufrichtig

blechern

innerlich hohl

unecht

tief liegend

inhaltslos

Grabes-

hohl

Hohlraum

Höhle

Mulde

Vertiefung

Höhlung

Aushöhlung

Talkessel

Grube

Kuhle

Talmulde

Senkung

Delle

hohler Teil