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hollow

noun bare, bereft of, carved out, clear, deprived, destitute of, devoid, devoid of, empty, lacking, short of, vacant, vacuous, void, wanting, without
Associated concepts: hollow victory
See also: chamber, deficient, empty, jejune, perfunctory, untenable, vacant, vacuous, void
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Yet his message of "don't panic" sounds hollower each time.
And its replacement, "consubstantial," is hollower and even less intriguing.
Congdon's call for privatizing the Bank of England rings even hollower when he holds up as a model of a privately funded central bank--mirabile dictu--the Federal Reserve System of the United States.