Definitions for voidvɔɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

voidvɔɪd(adj.)

  1. having no legal force or effect; not legally binding or enforceable.

    Category: Law

  2. useless; ineffectual; vain.

  3. devoid; destitute (usu. fol. by of):

    a life void of meaning.

  4. without contents; empty.

  5. without an incumbent, as an office; vacant.

    Category: Government

  6. (in cards) having no cards in a suit.

    Category: Games

  7. (n.)an empty space; emptiness:

    He disappeared into the void.

  8. a state or feeling of loss or privation:

    His death left a great void in her life.

  9. a gap or opening.

  10. a vacancy; vacuum.

  11. (in cards) lack of cards in a suit:

    a void in clubs.

    Category: Games

  12. (v.t.)to make ineffectual; invalidate; nullify:

    to void a check.

  13. to empty; discharge; evacuate.

  14. to clear or empty (often fol. by of).

  15. Archaic. to depart from; vacate.

  16. (v.i.)to defecate or urinate.

Origin of void:

1250–1300; < OF 蠐 L vocīvus, vacīvus unoccupied

void′er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nothingness, void, nullity, nihility(noun)

    the state of nonexistence

  2. void, vacancy, emptiness, vacuum(adj)

    an empty area or space

    "the huge desert voids"; "the emptiness of outer space"; "without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum"

  3. null, void(adj)

    lacking any legal or binding force

    "null and void"

  4. void(verb)

    containing nothing

    "the earth was without form, and void"

  5. invalidate, annul, quash, void, avoid, nullify(verb)

    declare invalid

    "The contract was annulled"; "void a plea"

  6. void(verb)

    clear (a room, house, place) of occupants or empty or clear (a place or receptacle) of something

    "The chemist voided the glass bottle"; "The concert hall was voided of the audience"

  7. invalidate, void, vitiate(verb)

    take away the legal force of or render ineffective

    "invalidate a contract"

  8. evacuate, void, empty(verb)

    excrete or discharge from the body

Wiktionary

  1. void(Noun)

    An empty space; a vacuum.

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

  2. void(Noun)

    An extended region of space containing no galaxies

  3. void(Verb)

    To withdraw, depart.

  4. void(Verb)

    To make invalid or worthless.

    He voided the check and returned it.

  5. void(Verb)

    To empty.

    void oneu2019s bowels

  6. void(Adjective)

    Having lost all legal validity

    null and void

  7. void(Adjective)

    That does not return a value.

  8. Origin: From vuit, voide (modern vide).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Void(adj)

    containing nothing; empty; vacant; not occupied; not filled

  2. Void(adj)

    having no incumbent; unoccupied; -- said of offices and the like

  3. Void(adj)

    being without; destitute; free; wanting; devoid; as, void of learning, or of common use

  4. Void(adj)

    not producing any effect; ineffectual; vain

  5. Void(adj)

    containing no immaterial quality; destitute of mind or soul

  6. Void(adj)

    of no legal force or effect, incapable of confirmation or ratification; null. Cf. Voidable, 2

  7. Void(noun)

    an empty space; a vacuum

  8. Void(adj)

    to remove the contents of; to make or leave vacant or empty; to quit; to leave; as, to void a table

  9. Void(adj)

    to throw or send out; to evacuate; to emit; to discharge; as, to void excrements

  10. Void(adj)

    to render void; to make to be of no validity or effect; to vacate; to annul; to nullify

  11. Void(verb)

    to be emitted or evacuated

Freebase

  1. Void

    Void was a Washington D.C.-based hardcore punk/crossover thrash band. They were one of the first hardcore outfits to fuse hardcore and some heavy metal in a way most hardcore and metal fans could accept, paving the way for bands such as The Melvins. They were one of the first local bands popular in the D.C. scene that was from outside the Beltway, hailing from Columbia, Maryland, a suburb located between D.C. and Baltimore.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

void(adjective)

not valid or binding

The treaty has been declared void.

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