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void

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1 having no legal or binding force

  • an agreement is void if obtained by force
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2 lacking contents that could or should be present

  • a nuclear explosion that would leave the landscape as void and lifeless as one could imagine
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bare, blank, clean, devoid, empty, stark, toom [chiefly Scottish], vacant, vacuous

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3 utterly lacking in something needed, wanted, or expected

  • entirely void of common sense
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empty, vacant, blank, void, vacuous mean lacking contents which could or should be present. empty suggests a complete absence of contents.
    • an empty bucket
vacant suggests an absence of appropriate contents or occupants.
    • a vacant apartment
blank stresses the absence of any significant, relieving, or intelligible features on a surface.
    • a blank wall
void suggests absolute emptiness as far as the mind or senses can determine.
    • a statement void of meaning
vacuous suggests the emptiness of a vacuum and especially the lack of intelligence or significance.
    • a vacuous facial expression

void

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1 an incomplete or deficient area

  • a repressed memory that left a huge void in her recollection of her adolescent years
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2 empty space

  • those ancient travelers who traversed those vast watery voids between the islands of Oceania
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3 an open space in a barrier (as a wall or hedge)

  • the client wanted an old-fashioned stone wall and did not want the voids filled in with mortar
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void

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1 to put an end to by formal action

  • the courtʼs decision voided the will
  • the cashier voided the sale when the customer realized his wallet was at home
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do away with, set aside

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2 to remove the contents of

  • the seller has promised to void the house of all furniture
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