HyperDic: void

English > 8 senses of the word void:
VERBsocialvoid, invalidate, annul, quash, avoid, nullifydeclare invalid / invalid
changevoidclear (a room, house, place) of occupants or empty or clear (a place or receptacle) of something
changevoid, invalidate, vitiatetake away the legal force of or render ineffective
bodyvoid, evacuate, emptyexcrete or discharge from the body
NOUNstatevoid, nothingness, nullity, nihilitythe state of nonexistence
shapevoid, vacancy, emptiness, vacuuman empty area or space
ADJECTIVEallvoid, nulllacking any legal or binding force
allvoidcontaining nothing
void > pronunciation
Soundsvoy'd
Rhymesadenoid ... unemployed: 38 rhymes with oyd...
English > void: 8 senses > adjective 1
Meaninglacking any legal or binding force.
Example"null and void"
Synonymnull
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
BroaderinvalidHaving no cogency or legal force
Spanishinválido, nulo
Catalaninvàlid, nul
English > void: 8 senses > adjective 2
MeaningContaining nothing.
Example"the earth was without form, and void"
Broaderemptyholding or containing nothing
Spanishvacío
Nounsvoidan empty area or space
English > void: 8 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningThe state of nonexistence.
Synonymsnothingness, nullity, nihility
Narrowerthin airnowhere to be found in a giant void
Broadernonexistence, nonentityThe state of not existing
Spanishnada, nulidad
Catalanno-res, nul·litat
Verbsvoiddeclare invalid / invalid
English > void: 8 senses > noun 2, shape
MeaningAn empty area or space.
Example"the huge desert voids"
Synonymsvacancy, emptiness, vacuum
BroaderspaceAn empty area (usually bounded in some way between things)
Spanishoquedad, vacante, vacío
Catalanbuit
Adjectivesvoidcontaining nothing
Verbsvoidclear (a room, house, place) of occupants or empty or clear (a place or receptacle) of something
English > void: 8 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningdeclare invalid / invalid.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example "void a plea"
Synonymsinvalidate, annul, quash, avoid, nullify
Narrowerbreakinvalidate by judicial action
set asideAnnul (a legal decision)
stet(printing) cancel, as of a correction or deletion
Broadercancel, strike downdeclare null and void
Oppositevalidate, formalize, formalisedeclare or make legally valid
Spanishanular, eludir, evitar, invalidar, revocar
Catalananul·lar, eludir, evitar, invalidar, revocar
Adjectivesvoidablecapable of being rescinded or voided
Nounsvoidthe state of nonexistence
voideran official who can invalidate or nullify
English > void: 8 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningClear (a room, house, place) of occupants or empty or clear (a place or receptacle) of something.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Examples
  • "The chemist voided the glass bottle"
  • "The concert hall was voided of the audience"
Broaderemptymake void or empty of contents
Nounsvoidan empty area or space
English > void: 8 senses > verb 3, change
Meaningtake away the legal force of or render ineffective.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsinvalidate, vitiate
Broaderchange, alter, modifyCause to change
Oppositevalidatemake valid or confirm the validity of
Spanishanular, invalidar, viciar
Catalananul·lar, invalidar
Adjectivesvoidablecapable of being rescinded or voided
English > void: 8 senses > verb 4, body
Meaningexcrete or discharge from the body.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsevacuate, empty
Caused bypurgeexcrete or evacuate (someone's bowels or body)
NarrowersuctionEmpty or clean (a body cavity) by the force of suction
Broaderexcrete, egest, eliminate, passEliminate from the body
Spanisharrojar, echar, evacuar
Catalanevacuar, treure
Nounsvoidancethe act of removing the contents of something
voidera person who defecates
voidingthe bodily process of discharging waste matter

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