adjective, hol·low·er, hol·low·est.
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Example sentences from the Web for hollowed
Dingoes make their homes in hollowed out logs, dens, or rabbit holes.Pets or Predators? 10 Things About Australia’s Famous Dog, the Dingo|Meredith Kaufman|June 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The woman who was the spokesperson held out a calabash, a hollowed out gourd traditionally used to hold the cutters' instruments.
Fire was actually carried in hollowed out branches in which an ember was placed.
His cheeks were hollowed, and his body looked as if it had shrunk to fit the tiny cabin.
The crumbling window-casings were hollowed by rain, defaced by time; the balconies were broken, the terraces demolished.Adieu|Honore de Balzac
When used, it is placed in a hollowed piece of wood, to prevent it from toppling over.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 1|Hubert Howe Bancroft
Rude mills were then formed with a hollowed log, and a heavy weight or maul on a spring-board.Customs and Fashions in Old New England|Alice Morse Earle
They daubed it with mud that seemed to refresh itself from a pool that was hollowed in the floor.In the Heart of a Fool|William Allen White
The president looked up and fastened eyes that themselves bulged from hollowed sockets.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland
British Dictionary definitions for hollowed
verb (often foll by out, usually when tr)
Derived forms of hollowhollowly, adverbhollowness, noun
Word Origin for hollow
Idioms and Phrases with hollowed
see beat the pants off (hollow).