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empty

(Nothing left), adjective all gone, bare, blank, depleted, devoid, drained, exhausted, hollow, nothing left inside, unfilled, vacuous, void, without contents
Associated concepts: empty judgment, empty law

empty

(Vacant), adjective abandoned, available, barren, deserted, fruitless, idle, no one home, not inhabited, uninhabited, unoccupied, untenanted, up for grabs
Associated concepts: empty premises

empty

(Without substance), adjective devoid of merit, inconsequential, ineffective, ineffectual, insignificant, meaningless, meritless, unavailing, unimportant, unreal, unsatisfying, useless, vain, valueless, without subbtance, worthless
Associated concepts: an empty threat, veiled threat of law suit
See also: barren, baseless, consume, deficient, deplete, devoid, diminish, dissipate, evacuate, exhaust, ill-founded, inexpressive, insignificant, languid, leave, lifeless, null, outpour, purge, spend, superficial, trivial, unavailing, unfounded, vacant, vacate, vacuous
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The bag emptier is a new version of Dinnissen's classic Dima 200 and makes it possible to automatically empty bags while releasing less than 0.
Making fun of its luckless characters while it identifies with them, pic underscores the bland present and even emptier future facing Uruguay's youth.
Three vehicles were involved, a Volvo gully emptier, which was clearing drains, a Volkswagen Polo and a Peugeot 405.
I felt emptier than I ever had been, and sore -- even more sore than I would be when I found, at the end of the term, that he'd lowered my grade.
Real time vehicle tracking systemsouth tyneside council requires the provision of a vehicle tracking system for the provision of information relating to a number of its refuse collection, gritting, gully emptier and mechanical sweeping vehicles.
The only thing emptier than the seats up until yesterday was the Brit medal cabinet.
There seem to be a lot of empty units and an even emptier car park.
Now Cameron, his wife Samantha and their family are forced to look to a future which will be emptier without the presence of Ivan.
Accessories include a fighting package, safety horn, electric legbag emptier, and rear-view mirror.
Their cook couldn't cook, the turnover was pounds 500 a week and the place was emptier than Lily Savage's bra.
Have you noticed, as the chapels and churches are getting emptier the prisons are getting over-crowded?
Chief toilet emptier at theGlastonbury Festival,Bob,a market gardener the rest of the year,disposes of waste from all 2,800 loos,finding everything from wallets to mobile phones dropped down there.