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Definition 1: the quality of being valueless or futile - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where emptiness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he rejected the vanities of the world

Synonyms for emptiness in the sense of this definition

(emptiness is a kind of ...) having no qualities that would render it valuable or useful

"the drill sergeant's intent was to convince all the recruits of their worthlessness"

Definition 2: an empty area or space - [noun denoting shape]

Samples where emptiness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the huge desert voids
  • the emptiness of outer space
  • without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum

Synonyms for emptiness in the sense of this definition

(emptiness is a kind of ...) an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things)

"the architect left space in front of the building" "they stopped at an open space in the jungle" "the space between his teeth"

Definition 3: the state of containing nothing - [noun denoting state]

(emptiness is a kind of ...) a state at a particular time

"a condition (or state) of disrepair" "the current status of the arms negotiations"

(... is a kind of emptiness ) the state of being blank; void; emptiness

(... is a kind of emptiness ) the state of being hollow: having an empty space within

(... is a kind of emptiness ) being unoccupied

(... is a kind of emptiness ) the absence of matter

Definition 4: having an empty stomach - [noun denoting state]

(emptiness is a kind of ...) a physiological need for food; the consequence of food deprivation

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