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What does "Void" mean?

Definition

(a.) Being without; destitute; free; wanting; devoid; as, void of learning, or of common use (a.) Containing no immaterial quality; destitute of mind or soul (a.) Containing nothing; empty; vacant; not occupied; not filled (a.) Having no incumbent; unoccupied; -- said of offices and the like (a.) Not producing any effect; ineffectual; vain (a.) Of no legal force or effect, incapable of confirmation or ratification; null. Cf. Voidable, 2 (a.) To remove the contents of; to make or leave vacant or empty; to quit; to leave; as, to void a table (a.) To render void; to make to be of no validity or effect; to vacate; to annul; to nullify (a.) To throw or send out; to evacuate; to emit; to discharge; as, to void excrements (n.) An empty space; a vacuum (v. i.) To be emitted or evacuated


Synonyms null, avoid, vitiate, eliminate, empty, quash, annul, nugatory, invalid, nullify, evacuate, vacancy, invalidate, emptiness, nothingness, nullity


Example: "The huge desert voids" Example: "The chemist voided the glass bottle" Example: "Void a plea" Example: "The earth was without form, and void" Example: "Null and void"


Word Family voidable, voided, voiding, voids