hollow-eyed

[ hol-oh-ahyd ]
/ ˈhɒl oʊˌaɪd /

adjective

having sunken eyes.

Nearby words

  1. hollow leg,
  2. hollow newel,
  3. hollow sea,
  4. hollow tile,
  5. hollow-back,
  6. hollow-forge,
  7. hollow-ground,
  8. hollowly,
  9. hollowware,
  10. holluschick

Origin of hollow-eyed

First recorded in 1520–30

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British Dictionary definitions for hollow-eyed

hollow-eyed

adjective

with the eyes appearing to be sunk into the face, as from excessive fatigue
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