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inanity

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of inanity

  1. 1 a foolish act or idea quickly realized that her suggestion was an inanity and withdrew it Synonyms of inanity absurdity, asininity, bêtise, fatuity, foolery, foppery, idiocy, imbecility, folly, insanity, lunacy, stupidityWords Related to inanity absurdness, craziness, foolishness, inaneness, madness, senselessness, witlessness; buffoonery, monkeyshine(s), shenanigan(s), tomfoolery; drivel, humbug, nonsense, twaddle; blunder, bungle, flub, goof, howlerNear Antonyms of inanity discretion, forethought, prudence, sagacity, wisdom; brainstorm, inspiration

  2. 2 lack of good sense or judgment the jaw-dropping inanity of the singer's comments on the awards show Synonyms of inanity absurdity, asininity, balminess, brainlessness, craziness, daftness, dippiness, dottiness, fatuity, fatuousness, folly, imbecility, foolishness, insanity, lunacy, madness, nonsensicalness, nuttiness, preposterousness, senselessness, silliness, simplicity, unwisdom, wackiness, witlessness, zaninessWords Related to inanity denseness, dim-wittedness, doltishness, dopiness, dullness (also dulness), dumbness, feeblemindedness, gormlessness [chiefly British], idiocy, mindlessness, oafishness, obtuseness, simplemindedness, simpleness, slowness, stupidity, stupidness, vacuity; fallacy, irrationality, unreasonableness; kookiness, weirdness; laughableness, ludicrousness, ridiculousnessNear Antonyms of inanity logicality, logicalness, rationality, rationalness, reasonability, reasonableness, validity; discernment, insight, perception, percipienceAntonyms of inanity prudence, sagaciousness, sagacity, sageness, sanity, sapience, sensibleness, soundness, wisdom



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