Void meaning

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Containing no matter; empty.
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Not occupied; unfilled.
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Ineffective; useless.
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Having no legal force or validity; null.

A contract rendered void.

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The definition of a void is an empty space, whether physical or emotional.

An example of void is the feeling of loneliness after a break up.

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An open space or a break in continuity; a gap.
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To excrete body wastes.
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Void means empty or useless or having no legal force.

An example of void is living a life of constant complaints and misery.

An example of void is a cancelled check.

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(games) Lacking cards of a particular suit in a dealt hand.
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A feeling or state of emptiness, loneliness, or loss.
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(games) Absence of cards of a particular suit in a dealt hand.

A void in hearts.

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To take out (the contents of something); empty.
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To excrete (body wastes).
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To leave; vacate.
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To make void or of no validity; invalidate.

Issued a new passport and voided the old one.

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Not occupied; vacant.
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Having no effect or result; ineffective; useless.
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(card games) Holding no cards in a suit as dealt to the hand.

To be void in clubs.

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Total emptiness; an empty space or vacuum.
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A break or open space, as in a surface; gap.
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(card games) The absence, from a player's hand as dealt, of any cards in a certain suit.

A void in clubs.

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To make void, or of no effect; nullify; annul.
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To defecate or, esp., to urinate.
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To excrete body wastes.
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Containing no matter; empty.
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Of no legal effect; empty; unenforceable; those provisions having no effect whatsoever.
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Containing nothing; empty; vacant; not occupied; not filled.
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Having no incumbent; unoccupied; said of offices etc.
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Being without; destitute; devoid.
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Not producing any effect; ineffectual; vain.
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Of no legal force or effect, incapable of confirmation or ratification.

Null and void.

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Containing no immaterial quality; destitute of mind or soul.
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(computing, programming, of a function or method) That does not return a value.
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An empty space; a vacuum.

Nobody has crossed the void since one man died trying three hundred years ago; it's high time we had another go.

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(astronomy) An extended region of space containing no galaxies.
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(materials science) A collection of adjacent vacancies inside a crystal lattice.
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(fluid mechanics) A pocket of vapour inside a fluid flow, created by cavitation.
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To make invalid or worthless.

He voided the check and returned it.

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(medicine) To empty.

Void one's bowels.

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To throw or send out; to evacuate; to emit; to discharge.

To void excrement.

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(now rare, historical) A voidee. [from 15th c.]
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Completely lacking; devoid.

Void of understanding.

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Origin of void

  • Middle English from Old French voide feminine of voit from Vulgar Latin vocitus alteration of Latin vacīvus, vocīvus variant of vacuus from vacāre to be empty euə- in Indo-European roots

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

  • From Old French vuit, voide (modern vide).

    From Wiktionary

  • Alteration of voidee.

    From Wiktionary