hollowed-out


hollowed-out
adj.
Hollowed-out is used with these nouns: ↑trunk

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • hollow\ out — v To cut or dig out or to cut or dig a hole in; make a cut or cave in; excavate. The soldier hollowed out a foxhole in the ground to lie in. The Indians used to hollow out a log to make a canoe. Joe s father hollowed out a pumpkin to make a jack… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • hollow out — PHRASAL VERB If you hollow something out, you remove the inside part of it. [V P n (not pron)] Someone had hollowed out a large block of stone... [V n P] Bake some big red peppers and hollow them out …   English dictionary

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