inanity[in an′i tē]
- the quality or condition of being inane; specif.,
- lack of sense or meaning; silliness
- pl. inanities something inane; senseless or silly act, remark, etc.
Origin: Fr inanité from Classical Latin inanitas, emptiness
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noun pl. in·an·i·ties
- The condition or quality of being inane.
- Something empty of meaning or sense.