Associations to the word «Emptiness»


EMPTINESS, noun. The state or feeling of being empty
EMPTINESS, proper noun. (astronomy) a Chinese constellation near Aquarius and Equuleus, one of the 28 lunar mansions and part of the Black Turtle

Dictionary definition

EMPTINESS, noun. The state of containing nothing.
EMPTINESS, noun. Having an empty stomach.
EMPTINESS, noun. An empty area or space; "the huge desert voids"; "the emptiness of outer space"; "without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum".
EMPTINESS, noun. The quality of being valueless or futile; "he rejected the vanities of the world".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats