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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of not being open or truthful; The property of having a sunken area; The state of having an empty space within.

Usage examples (35)
  • You looked at his backside and there was a kind of hollowness to it.
  • Maybe others in the pueblo feel the same sense of frustration, a strange kind of hollowness and loss.
  • Interviewees include Pete Seeger and, understandably lamenting the "hollowness" of the American dream, Robert Meeropol, son of the Rosenbergs.
  • Your inability to communicate your philosophy categorically only shows your 'hollowness' and ignorance. for more
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