alphabet

Vacuous

Pronunciation of Vacuous
/vˈakjuːəs/, /vˈakjuːəs/, /v_ˈa_k_j_uː_ə_s/

Antonyms for vacuous:

communicative, nimble, full, ultrasmart, intelligent.

Synonyms for vacuous:

Sense 3

dull.

Sense 6

bare.

Sense 15

clear.

wooden

expressionless.

Other synonyms and related words:

empty-bellied, lamebrain, clear, untenanted, witless, softheaded, gormless, unintelligent, soft, expressionless, dunderheaded, clean, half-witted, lunkheaded, slow, boneheaded, brain dead, slow-witted, doltish, Weak-minded, bonehead, unfilled, oafish, dull, bare, dumb, dim-witted, dorky, unsmart, thickheaded, dim, dense, Toom, white, senseless, dopey, thick-witted, forgetful, stark, foolish, opaque, simple, bubbleheaded, airheaded, thick, silly, reasonless, hollow, obtuse, unmindful, Chuckleheaded, leisure, asinine, birdbrained.

all (adjective)

mindless.

dull (adjective)

witless.

dumb (adjective)

dull.

empty; unintelligent (adjective)

dumb, birdbrained, airheaded, void, foolish, silly, dull, vacant, blank, inane.

nonexistent (adjective)

nonexistent, vacant, barren, null, void, unexisting, meaningless, empty, devoid, non-subsistent.

senseless (adjective)

silly.

thoughtless (adjective)

thoughtless, unthinking, inane, unthoughtful, unreasonable, mindless, unoccupied, fatuous, brainless, empty-headed, blank, illogical, vacant.

unsubstantial (adjective)

nonexistence, intangible, apparitional, illusory, impalpable, tenuous, inessential, insignificance, null, spectral, weightless, empty, unsubstantial, ethereal, vacant, phantasmal, unreal, chimerical, unconcrete, immaterial.

vacuous (noun)

meaningless, hollow, empty, mindless, asinine, foolish, fatuous, inane.

Usage examples for vacuous:

  • Langford's jaws sagged, and he sat looking at Sheila with wide, staring, vacuous eyes. - "The Trail to Yesterday", Charles Alden Seltzer.

Word of the day

repulse

check, defy, disgust, dismiss, fend, fight off, gross out, nauseate, parry, push back.

more