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This is silence in the face of presidential attacks on the constitutional order — a silence that rings out across the prairies and down the hollows as approval and permission.Republicans, it isn’t too late to stand up for the nation|Michael Gerson|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
Some air also moves into the gadget’s hollow walls, eliminating cold spots.
And, because the supports are hollow, wiring for accessories like solar panels can live inside where they’re protected from the elements.
Despite the relatively hollow structure, the Supersport-35 still weighs about the same as a typical blade putter.Cobra 3D-printed its limited-edition putter with stainless steel|Stan Horaczek|December 1, 2020|Popular-Science
The hollow hairs are made of silica, the same substance in glass.
But the closing of one school after another exposes the hollowness of those promises.The West Made Lots of Promises to Afghan Girls, Now It’s Breaking Them|Heather Barr|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My voice sounded cheerful and supportive, properly concealing the hollowness I felt.
In his voluble, guns-blazing manner, Adrover made the hollowness of New York Fashion Week, which ends Thursday, apparent.Designing for the One Percent at New York Fashion Week|Robin Givhan|February 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
We know too much now about the hollowness of institutions and the frailty of their leaders.
There were no tears in his eyes, but a feeling of hollowness about his heart, and a great pain.Riders of the Silences|John Frederick
They gave off a muffled clink of hollowness when he tapped them.The Devil's Asteroid|Manly Wade Wellman
Then she rapped the floor and walls, and could discover no indications of hollowness.Scottish Ghost Stories|Elliott O'Donnell
Had his best days of happiness been, then, nothing but hollowness and self-deception?The Heir of Redclyffe|Charlotte M. Yonge
We used especially to open our minds, la Mandeville, on the hollowness of human virtue.Solomon Maimon: An Autobiography.|Solomon Maimon
British Dictionary definitions for hollow
Derived forms of hollowhollowly, adverbhollowness, noun
Word Origin for hollow
Other Idioms and Phrases with hollow
see beat the pants off (hollow).