Associations to the word «Vacuous»


VACUOUS, adjective. Lacking meaningful content.
VACUOUS, adjective. Showing a lack of thought or intelligence; vacant
VACUOUS TRUTH, noun. (logic) A proposition which is true only because it is a conditional statement with a necessarily false premise, or that asserts a property of all elements of an empty domain of discourse.
VACUOUS TRUTHS, noun. Plural of vacuous truth

Dictionary definition

VACUOUS, adjective. Devoid of intelligence.
VACUOUS, adjective. Devoid of significance or point; "empty promises"; "a hollow victory"; "vacuous comments".
VACUOUS, adjective. Devoid of matter; "a vacuous space".
VACUOUS, adjective. Void of expression; "a blank stare".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley