Hollow in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Hollow

(of something solid) Having an empty space or cavity inside. | (of a sound) Distant, eerie; echoing, reverberating, as if in a hollow space; dull, muffled; often low-pitched. | (figuratively) Without substance; having no real or significant worth; meaningless. | (figuratively) Insincere, devoid of validity; specious. | concave; gaunt; sunken.

Short Sentences for Hollow

  • 1. Be not a hollow tinkling fool! 🔊
  • 2. The floor rang hollow at that spot. 🔊
  • 3. Than yonder hollow skull is worth no more! 🔊
  • 4. A hollow roar came up from the depths into which we gazed. 🔊
  • 5. Which being done there were found in the hollow of it ten crowns in gold. 🔊
  • 6. This was done, and the stag retired to a small hollow by the side of the road. 🔊

How to use Hollow in Sentences?

  • 1. They were great hollow mountains made by man, out of glass and steel and rock. 🔊
  • 2. He jumped up and ran back to a little hollow and lay down to hide in a patch of tall red flowers. 🔊
  • 3. And I retired, taking with me the little heap of tobacco and the hollow tube of paper. 🔊
  • 4. It lay in the hollow of my hand, and I stood looking at it for a long, long time. 🔊
  • 5. My home was in a tree in Fairyland, but the tree was hollow and I had several rooms. 🔊
  • 6. And when I came to the hollow where I drank, the water rippled from my moving it. 🔊
  • 7. He scooped out a hollow in the sand below the bramble and lay down there in the tiny oasis of shadow he had thus obtained. 🔊
  • 8. My father gave this one to me and told me of a hollow mountain, where there is one that is much greater. 🔊
  • 9. Four men could not have encircled with extended arms, some of their old hollow curiously twisted trunks. 🔊
  • 10. Not a little dubious of the event, the voices of the poor boys came up hollow and anxious from below, communicating this intelligence. 🔊