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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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She said, "By joining with Unique Wellness and Biotx we're providing them with better incontinence products for their incontinence issues, and a revolutionary leg bag emptier to the disability market.
Following our visit to the flooded site and a telephone call, Kirklees Council despatched a gully emptier yesterday afternoon.
Among the factors standing in the way of improvements in agriculture are realities that are rarely talked about, such as the rural exodus decades ago, which left the Cuban countryside much emptier.
If it also has an emptier look they might wish to revisit this decision.
The performances are staged only at weekends and in the early afternoon, well before darkness descends and the streets grow even emptier.
e fact that quite a few people go on holiday over the Easter break, now is your opportunity to head to the gym when it is emptier and enjoy the smaller class sizes and quieter gym environment.
Scoring against Celtic is also something to look back on, but it will be emptier if in years to come I am telling my kids about it and they ask, 'Did you win the cup, dad?
The stadiums are emptier than in other countries and we see more violence in Italy than elsewhere.
Going there will bring back a few memories, even if it'll be a wee bit emptier than usual.
While some realtors who are selling real estate in Maryland find their appointment books emptier by the month, and find themselves resorting to undercutting rival realtors who are also selling real estate in Maryland in order to win clients, Real-Estate America at www.
Whether you love the game or loathe it, you will notice the streets a little emptier, offices strangely silent, and pubs, bars and meeting places packed to the rafters.
Summary: Children could wake up to emptier stockings this Christmas as more than a third of parents intend to spend less on gifts than usual.