HyperDic: vacuum

English > 5 senses of the word vacuum:
NOUNstatevacuum, vacuitythe absence of matter
shapevacuum, void, vacancy, emptinessan empty area or space
locationvacuum, vacuitya region that is devoid of matter
artifactvacuum, vacuum cleaneran electrical home appliance that cleans by suction
VERBcontactvacuum, vacuum-clean, hooverclean with a vacuum cleaner
vacuum > pronunciation
Soundsvae'kyuwm
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English > vacuum: 5 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningThe absence of matter.
Synonymvacuity
BroaderemptinessThe state of containing nothing
Spanishvacío absoluto, vacío, vacuidad
Catalanbuit absolut, buit, vacuïtat
English > vacuum: 5 senses > noun 2, shape
MeaningAn empty area or space.
Example "without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum"
Synonymsvoid, vacancy, emptiness
BroaderspaceAn empty area (usually bounded in some way between things)
Spanishoquedad, vacante, vacío
Catalanbuit
English > vacuum: 5 senses > noun 3, location
MeaningA region that is devoid of matter.
Synonymvacuity
Broaderregion, partThe extended spatial location of something
Spanishvacío, vacuidad
Catalanbuit, vacuïtat
English > vacuum: 5 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningAn electrical home appliance that cleans by suction.
Synonymvacuum cleaner
Partsdust bag, vacuum bagA bag into which dirt is sucked by a vacuum cleaner
NarrowerHooverA kind of vacuum cleaner
Broaderhome appliance, household applianceAn appliance that does a particular job in the home
Spanishaspiradora, aspirador
Catalanaspiradora, aspirador
Verbsvacuumclean with a vacuum cleaner
English > vacuum: 5 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningclean with a vacuum cleaner.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
Example"vacuum the carpets"
Synonymsvacuum-clean, hoover
Broaderclean, make cleanmake clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from
Spanishaspirar, pasar la aspiradora
Catalannolex, passar l'aspiradora
Nounsvacuuman electrical home appliance that cleans by suction

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