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hollow

adjective
noun
phrases
adjective
1 adjective not solidtoll adj1  c m ucuasach adj1  c m uthey nest in hollow trees déanann siad a nead i gcrainn chuasachain the hollow space within the flute sa spás toll taobh istigh den fhliúithollow blocks are lighter tá bloic tholla níos éadroimethe wall is hollow balla cuasach atá ann 2 adjective concave, sunkenslogthacuasach adj1  c m ushe had hollow eyes bhí a súile slogtha siar ina ceannhollow cheeks leicne cuasacha
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 adjective making a low soundtoll adj1  c m ubodhar adj1  c m uwe heard a hollow sound chualamar fuaim thollhis voice was hollow bhí guth toll aigehollow instrument uirlis tholl 4 adjective seemingly insincerebréige gs as adj  c m ubréagach adj1  c m ushe made a hollow laugh rinne sí gáire bréagachit was a hollow promise ba ghealltanas bréige é, ba ghealltanas é nach gcuirfí leisthe excuse sounded hollow ní raibh cuma na fírinne ar an leithscéal 5 adjective empty, hopelessin ísle brí  c m ushe felt hollow bhí sí in ísle brí, bhí lagar spride uirthi, d'airigh sí fann folamh 6 adjective meaninglessfánach adj1  c m uit was a hollow victory for them b'fhánach an bua acu é, ba bheag ab fhiú a mbua dóibh
noun
7 noun empty space, gap cuas masc1  c m ucabha masc  c m uin the hollow of a tree i gcuas crainn 8 noun depressionlog masc1  c m ucabha masc  c m ucuas masc1  c m uthere were hollows in the surface bhí loig sa dromchlathe rainwater gathers in hollows in the rocks bailíonn an bháisteach i logáin sna carraigeacha 9 noun of sb's hand, back etclog masc1  c m uthe hollow of the throat log na scornaí, clais an mhuinílin the hollow of his hand i gcroí a bhoisethe hollow of your back log do dhroma 10 noun small valleylog masc1  c m uísleán masc1there's a hollow in the road tá log sa bhótharthe field is in a hollow near the river tá an gort in ísleán cois na habhann
phrases

to beat sb hollow

informal greadadh a thabhairt do dhuineduine a ghreadadh

to have a hollow ring

(also

to ring hollow

) his answer had a hollow ring ní raibh craiceann na fírinne ar a fhreagra, ní raibh dealramh na fírinne ar a fhreagra