Antonyms for hollowˈhɒl oʊ

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term hollow

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hollow(noun)

    a cavity or space in something

    "hunger had caused the hollows in their cheeks"

    unreverberant, solid, nonresonant, massive, meaningful

    hole, holler

  2. hollow, holler(noun)

    a small valley between mountains

    "he built himself a cabin in a hollow high up in the Appalachians"

    massive, unreverberant, nonresonant, solid, meaningful

    roaring, bellow, holloa, hole, holler, yowl, hollering, holla, hollo, hollow, bellowing, roar

  3. hole, hollow(adj)

    a depression hollowed out of solid matter

    meaningful, solid, unreverberant, nonresonant, massive

    maw, trap, golf hole, cakehole, jam, muddle, holler, yap, pickle, gob, hole, fix, hollow, kettle of fish, mess

  4. hollow(adj)

    not solid; having a space or gap or cavity

    "a hollow wall"; "a hollow tree"; "hollow cheeks"; "his face became gaunter and more hollow with each year"

    nonresonant, unreverberant, meaningful, solid, massive

    vacuous, empty

  5. hollow(adj)

    as if echoing in a hollow space

    "the hollow sound of footsteps in the empty ballroom"

    nonresonant, meaningful, massive, solid, unreverberant

    vacuous, empty

  6. empty, hollow, vacuous(verb)

    devoid of significance or point

    "empty promises"; "a hollow victory"; "vacuous comments"

    nonresonant, massive, unreverberant, solid, meaningful

    vacuous, fatuous, empty, mindless, asinine, empty-bellied, blank, hollow, inane

  7. excavate, dig, hollow(verb)

    remove the inner part or the core of

    "the mining company wants to excavate the hillside"

    nonresonant, massive, solid, unreverberant, meaningful

    stab, dig, cut into, prod, grind, travail, core out, turn over, jab, delve, hollow, labour, savvy, excavate, comprehend, compass, poke, apprehend, get the picture, grok, unearth, turn up, labor, dig out, grasp, hollow out, drudge, moil, toil, dig up

  8. hollow, hollow out, core out(verb)

    remove the interior of

    "hollow out a tree trunk"

    unreverberant, nonresonant, solid, massive, meaningful

    excavate, dig, core out, hollow out, hollow


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