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vacant

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of vacant

  1. 1 lacking contents that could or should be present a vacant room that could be converted into a classroom Synonyms of vacant bare, blank, clean, devoid, stark, toom [chiefly Scottish], empty, vacuous, voidWords Related to vacant barren, hollow; available, clear, free, open; unfilled, unfurnished; unattended, uninhabited, unoccupied; abandoned, deserted, emptied, forsaken, vacated; depleted, drained, dry, exhaustedNear Antonyms of vacant complete; replete; furnished, provided, supplied; filled, occupied; flush, overflowing, packed, teemingAntonyms of vacant full

  2. 2 not being in a state of use, activity, or employment looking for vacant land on which to build a house Synonyms of vacant dead, dormant, fallow, free, idle, inert, inoperative, latent, off, unused, inactiveWords Related to vacant abeyant, arrested, interrupted, suspended; unoccupied; asleep, comatose, lifeless, moribund, quiescent, sleepy; inoperable, unusable, unworkable, useless; dull, slowNear Antonyms of vacant functional, operable, operational, workable; assiduous, industrious, sedulous; energetic, vigorous; feasible, practical, usable (also useable), useful, viableAntonyms of vacant active, alive, busy, employed, functioning, going, living, on, operating, operative, running, working

  3. 3 not expressing any emotion the prisoner's vacant and distracted expression Synonyms of vacant catatonic, deadpan, empty, expressionless, impassive, inexpressive, numb, stolid, blankWords Related to vacant dull, vacuous, vague, vapid; enigmatic (also enigmatical), impenetrable, inscrutable, mysterious; motionless, static, still, wooden; reserved, restrained, reticent, taciturn; aloof, apathetic, cold, cool, detached, indifferent, phlegmatic, unresponsiveNear Antonyms of vacant engaged, interested, responsive; active, alive, animated, bright, busy, dynamic, effervescent, energetic, expansive, exuberant, lively, vivacious; eloquent, revealing, revelatory; gestic, gesticulant, gesticulative, gesticulatory, gestural; emotional, melodramatic, theatrical (also theatric), unreserved, unrestrainedAntonyms of vacant demonstrative, expressive

  4. 4 left unoccupied or unused police discovered that vagrants had been sleeping in the vacant warehouse Synonyms of vacant derelict, deserted, desolate, disused, forgotten, forsaken, rejected, abandoned, vacated, voidWords Related to vacant ignored, neglected, unattended, untended; castaway, cast-off, discarded, jettisoned, junked, refuse, waste; godforsaken, miserable, shabby, wretched; empty, idleNear Antonyms of vacant reclaimed, recovered, redeemed, rescued, retrieved, salvaged, saved; reconditioned, rehabbed, rehabilitated, restored; repeopled


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