Thesaurus / hollow
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Even our hospitals are being taken over and hollowed out by Wall Street.
WHY THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY MUST MAKE A CLEAN BREAK WITH WALL STREETMATTHEWHEIMERSEPTEMBER 8, 2020FORTUNE
For some, the announcement back in March that he would pick a woman started to ring hollow the longer the search dragged on.
BIDEN’S PLEDGE TO CHOOSE A WOMAN FOR VP WAS POPULAR — AND SO IS HARRISGEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)AUGUST 14, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
He liked to play in a hollow tree where insect-eating bats used to live.
HOW TO FIND THE NEXT PANDEMIC VIRUS BEFORE IT FINDS USLINDSEY KONKELAPRIL 30, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The explanation for these landmines mainly related to the use of hollow cast iron balls that were presumably filled with gunpowder.
14 EXCEPTIONAL WEAPON SYSTEMS FROM HISTORY THAT WERE AHEAD OF THEIR TIMEDATTATREYA MANDALMARCH 26, 2020REALM OF HISTORY
The next instruments discovered in use among the Indians were straight, hollow reeds and forked canes.
It lit up every ridge and hollow for two or three seconds, and showed me four riders tearing up the slope at a high run.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The formula would be: “The pump invented—Drain a well ,” or Water raised in a hollow.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
But, just as they were piling some more leaves in the hollow stump, they heard many voices of men shouting in the woods.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
WORDS RELATED TO HOLLOW
- in vain
- no dice
- on a treadmill
- out the window
- save one's breath
- to no avail
- to no effect
- to no purpose
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