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inanity

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noun inan·i·ty \i-ˈna-nə-tē\

Definition of inanity

plural inan·i·ties

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being inane: as a :  lack of substance :  emptiness b :  vapid, pointless, or fatuous character :  shallowness

  2. 2 :  something that is inane



Examples of inanity

  1. <quickly realized that her suggestion was an inanity and withdrew it>

  2. <the jaw-dropping inanity of the singer's comments on the awards show>



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First Known Use of inanity

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Rhymes with inanity



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