Synonyms for void

Grammar : Adj, noun, verb
Spell : void
Phonetic Transcription : vɔɪd

Top 10 synonyms for void Other synonyms for the word void

Définition of void

Origin :
  • late 13c., "unoccupied, vacant," from Anglo-French and Old French voide "empty, vast, wide, hollow, waste," from Latin vocivus "unoccupied, vacant," related to vacuus "empty" (see vacuum). Meaning "lacking or wanting" (something) is recorded from early 15c. Meaning "legally invalid" is attested from mid-15c.
  • adj empty
  • adj nullified, meaningless
  • noun emptiness, want
  • verb get rid of; empty
  • verb nullify, cancel
Example sentences :
  • But just ere the silent became unendurable, a thought appeared in the void.
  • Extract from : « Weighed and Wanting » by George MacDonald
  • Inspector Burke himself filled the void in the halting sentence.
  • Extract from : « Within the Law » by Marvin Dana
  • The Trainer's admonition seemed like a cry to a cyclone, as void of usefulness.
  • Extract from : « Thoroughbreds » by W. A. Fraser
  • As this marriage was null and void, there was no Marchioness of Morella.
  • Extract from : « Fair Margaret » by H. Rider Haggard
  • And not a muscle of his face stirred; he simply gazed into the void.
  • Extract from : « The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete » by Emile Zola
  • They replied hotly but blindly, and in a moment the room was void of assailants.
  • Extract from : « The Cavalier » by George Washington Cable
  • It had grown to be repulsive, and he knew not how to fill the void in his life.
  • Extract from : « Beauty and The Beast, and Tales From Home » by Bayard Taylor
  • She had changed Naples into a diaper of jewels sparkling softly in the void.
  • Extract from : « A Spirit in Prison » by Robert Hichens
  • In a minute his life had been swept away; the world was now all black and void.
  • Extract from : « Fruitfulness » by Emile Zola
  • Amidst all this void came a low tic-tac from the swaying pendulum.
  • Extract from : « Abbe Mouret's Transgression » by Emile Zola

Antonyms for void

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