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Empty (IPA: /ˈɛmpti/, /ˈɛmti/)


Empty (superl.)

Containing nothing; not holding or having anything within; void of contents or appropriate contents; not filled; -- said of an inclosure, as a box, room, house, etc.; as, an empty chest, room, purse, or pitcher; an empty stomach; empty shackles.

Empty (superl.)

Free; clear; devoid; -- often with of.

Empty (superl.)

Having nothing to carry; unburdened.

Empty (superl.)

Destitute of effect, sincerity, or sense; -- said of language; as, empty words, or threats.

Empty (superl.)

Unable to satisfy; unsatisfactory; hollow; vain; -- said of pleasure, the world, etc.

Empty (superl.)

Producing nothing; unfruitful; -- said of a plant or tree; as, an empty vine.

Empty (superl.)

Destitute of, or lacking, sense, knowledge, or courtesy; as, empty brains; an empty coxcomb.

Empty (superl.)

Destitute of reality, or real existence; unsubstantial; as, empty dreams.

Empty (n.)

An empty box, crate, cask, etc.; -- used in commerce, esp. in transportation of freight; as, "LFT special rates for empties."

Empty (v. t.)

To deprive of the contents; to exhaust; to make void or destitute; to make vacant; to pour out; to discharge; as, to empty a vessel; to empty a well or a cistern.

Empty (v. i.)

To discharge itself; as, a river empties into the ocean.

Empty (v. i.)

To become empty.

Empty

The absent of something

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Album by God Lives Underwater

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Song by Metric

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British sitcom on BBC Two

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Album by Tait

Empty Synonyms

Plundered, Empty-handed, Looted, Vacuous, Blank, Innocent, Clean, Stripped, Devoid, Pillaged, Destitute, Barren, Lifeless, White, Bare, Ransacked, Void, Glassy, Vacant, Glazed

Empty Synonyms

Drained

Empty Synonyms

Hungry, Empty-bellied

Empty Synonyms

Meaningless, Hollow, Vacuous, Nonmeaningful

Empty Synonyms

Hollow

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Discharge

Empty Synonyms

Evacuate, Void

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Empty Synonyms

Vacate, Abandon

Empty Rhymes


Empty, Empty



Spanish Translation

Empty in Spanish is Vacío

Tagalog Translation

Empty in Tagalog is Basio

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Regarding the empty church at Edwina's memorial] You really know how to pack them in." - All of Me (1984 film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A beating heart and a microphone, a ticking clock in an empty home, still tells of these times so long ago." - Rise Against

Example Sentence (Quote)

" All the possessions in the world cannot fill an empty heart with love." - Joseph Pisani

Example Sentence (Quote)

"An empty bag will not stand upright." - Poor Richard's Almanack

Example Sentence (Quote)

"An empty canvas is a living wonder -- far lovelier than certain pictures." - Image


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