Hollow Hol"low, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hollowed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hollowing}.] To make hollow, as by digging, cutting, or engraving; to excavate. ``Trees rudely hollowed.'' --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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  • hollowed — adj. having a cavity within; as, canoe made of a hollowed log. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hollowed — un·hollowed; …   English syllables

  • hollowed — adj. with a cavity in the interior hol·low || hÉ‘ləʊ / hÉ’l n. hole, cavity; sunken area; small valley v. excavate, dig out, make hollow adj. empty, having nothing inside; bowl shaped, concave; worthless, meaningless …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hollowed — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • hollowed-out — adj. Hollowed out is used with these nouns: ↑trunk …   Collocations dictionary

  • hollowed-out state — n. country or state which has its powers weakened and concurrently its legitimacy is challenged, state that keeps the outer forms of its legitimacy but actually has no real power …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crateriform — Hollowed like a bowl or a saucer. [L. crater, bowl, + forma, shape] * * * cra·ter·i·form (kra terґĭ form) [crater + form] depressed or hollowed, like a bowl …   Medical dictionary

  • cupped — Hollowed; made cup shaped. * * * (kupt) hollowed out like a cup …   Medical dictionary

  • Concealing objects in a book — A hollowed out book, with bottle caps for scale. There are many real and fictitious occurrences of concealing objects in a book. Items can be concealed in books in a number of ways. Small items such as a photograph or a note can be hidden in… …   Wikipedia

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