Vacuousness Vac"u*ous*ness, n. The quality or state of being vacuous; emptiness; vacuity. --W. Montagu. [1913 Webster]

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  • vacuousness — noun see vacuous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • vacuousness — See vacuously. * * * …   Universalium

  • vacuousness — noun the quality of being vacuous …   Wiktionary

  • vacuousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Total lack of ideas, meaning, or substance: barrenness, blankness, emptiness, hollowness, inanity, vacancy, vacuity. See FULL …   English dictionary for students

  • vacuousness — n. absence of content, emptiness; absence of meaning; idleness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vacuousness — vac·u·ous·ness …   English syllables

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