Thesaurus > Related Words: empty

  Words related to empty

Related / Similar Words: evacuate, void, discharge, vacate, abandon, empty-bellied, hollow, vacuous

 

Definition:
  • a container that has been emptied; "return all empties to the store";
  • excrete or discharge from the body;
  • become empty or void of its content; "The room emptied";
  • make void or empty of contents; "Empty the box"; "The alarm emptied the building";
  • remove; "Empty the water";
  • leave behind empty; move out of; "You must vacate your office by tonight";
  • holding or containing nothing; "an empty glass"; "an empty room"; "full of empty seats"; "empty hours";
  • emptied of emotion; "after the violent argument he felt empty";
  • needing nourishment; "after skipped lunch the men were empty by suppertime"; "empty-bellied children";
  • devoid of significance or point; "empty promises"; "a hollow victory"; "vacuous comments";
  • having nothing inside; "an empty sphere";

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    Hyponyms: suction, flow away, flow off, bail, clean out, clear out, bleed, evacuate, exhaust, eviscerate, void, clear, knock out, drain, hollow, hollow out, core out, gut, unload, offload

     

    Attributes: fullness

     

    Derivational Morphology: discharge, defecator, voider, elimination, evacuation, excretion, excreting, voiding, emptying, voidance

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: bosh   Bosnian: isprazniti and prazan  
    Catalan: buit   Croatian: isprazniti and prazan  
    Danish: tom   Dutch: leeg and leegmaken  
    Esperanto: malplena   Finnish: tyhjä and tyhjentää  
    French: vide and vider   German: leer and leeren  
    Hindi: ख़ाली करना and रीता   Hungarian: üres  
    Ido: vakua   Irish: folamh  
    Italian: vuotare and vuoto   Korean: 비다 and 비우다  
    Norwegian: tømme and tom   Polish: pusty and wypróżnić  
    Portuguese: esvaziar and vazio   Romanian: vid  
    Slovene: prazen and prazniti   Spanish: vacío and vaciar  
    Swedish: tömma and tom   Telugu: ఖాళీ  
     
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