Definitions For Hollow


  • A depression hollowed out of solid matter
  • A small valley between mountains
  • A cavity or space in something
  • A place or area (especially on the ground) that is lower than the area around it
  • An empty space inside of something


  • Remove the interior of
  • Remove the inner part or the core of
  • To remove the inside of (something)


  • Lacking in substance or character
  • Devoid of significance or force
  • As if echoing in a hollow space


  • Not solid; having a space or gap or cavity

Is Hollow a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Hollow is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Hollow in a Sentence

  • The owls nested in the hollow of a tree.
  • Made a little hollow in her mound of mashed potatoes and filled it with gravy
  • There was a hollow spot in the field.
  • There's a noticeably hollow spot in the mattress where he has been sleeping
  • They hollowed the log to make a canoe.

Synonyms for Hollow

Antonyms for Hollow

Look up a Word

Search the dictionary for definitions, synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and more!

Cite This Article

Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

WORD SCRAMBLE. THE WORD FINDER located on the website