Devoid Definition

dĭ-void
adjective
Completely without; empty or destitute (of)
Webster's New World
Antonyms:
verb
(obsolete) To empty out; to remove.
Wiktionary

Origin of Devoid

  • Middle English past participle of devoiden to remove, eliminate from Old French desvoidier des- de- voidier to empty (from voide empty void)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From obsolete Middle English verb devoiden, from Old French desvuidier (“to empty out”) (compare French dévider).

    From Wiktionary

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