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vacuum

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to use a vacuum cleaner on (something) in order to remove dirt
  • I vacuumed the living room.

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vacuum

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of vacuum (Entry 2 of 2)

a large empty space
  • the vacuum of outer space
  • The loss of his friend left a vacuum in his life.

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The first known use of vacuum was in 1550

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“Vacuum.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vacuum. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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