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Daemon
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vacuous

(adjective) Devoid of intelligence.

Synonyms: asinine, fatuous, inane, mindless

Usage: The interviewer could tell by the candidate's vacuous comments that he was not qualified for the position.
walirlan
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1: emptied of or lacking content (as of air or gas)

<vacuous spaces>

2: marked by or indicative of mental vacuity or lack of ideas or intelligence : lacking substance : thin in intellectual content : dull, stupid, inane

<a vacuous mind>
<a vacuous expression>
<a vacuous play>

3: devoid of serious occupation : spent in inanities or frivolity : idle

4: containing no element, point, or member : null — used of a class in mathematics or logic

Origin of VACUOUS

Latin vacuus

First Known Use: circa 1660 (sense 1)

Related to VACUOUS

Synonyms:

bare, blank, clean, devoid, stark, toom [chiefly Scottish], vacant, empty, void

Antonyms:

full

Related Words:

barren, hollow; available, clear, free, open; unfilled, unfurnished; unattended, uninhabited, unoccupied; abandoned, deserted, emptied, forsaken, vacated; depleted, drained, dry, exhausted

Near Antonyms:

complete; replete; furnished, provided, supplied; filled, occupied; flush, overflowing, packed, teeming
Omar Mariani
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"Vacuous" : void, empty, dumb, empty-headed

e.g. Despite all our efforts to make him see the point, his mind was dull, dead, vacuous.
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people are mindless went they write graffiti on buildings
Milica Boghunovich
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vacuous
(adjective) Devoid of intelligence.
Synonyms: asinine, fatuous, inane, mindless
Usage: The interviewer could tell by the candidate's vacuous comments that he was not qualified for the position.

Many acts of hu-men and hu-women are vacuous.
Fredric-frank Myers
Posted: Thursday, December 25, 2014 10:34:40 PM

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Why are so many American congressman so vacuous regarding important topics yet continue to be reelected; is the American public really that stupid???????
Dr WWWW
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I stumbled around in a vacuous haze when I woke up this morning after staying up late wrapping Christmas presents.
Irma Crespo
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VACUOUS.- Lack or devoid of intelligence. Most quarrels are vacuous.
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