nothingness, void, nullity, nihility(noun)
the state of nonexistence
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"
lacking any legal or binding force
"null and void"
"the earth was without form, and void"
invalidate, annul, quash, void, avoid, nullify(verb)
"The contract was annulled"; "void a plea"
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"
invalidate, void, vitiate(verb)
take away the legal force of or render ineffective
"invalidate a contract"
evacuate, void, empty(verb)
excrete or discharge from the body
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.
An extended region of space containing no galaxies
To withdraw, depart.
To make invalid or worthless.
He voided the check and returned it.
void oneu2019s bowels
Having lost all legal validity
null and void
That does not return a value.
Origin: From vuit, voide (modern vide).
containing nothing; empty; vacant; not occupied; not filled
having no incumbent; unoccupied; -- said of offices and the like
being without; destitute; free; wanting; devoid; as, void of learning, or of common use
not producing any effect; ineffectual; vain
containing no immaterial quality; destitute of mind or soul
of no legal force or effect, incapable of confirmation or ratification; null. Cf. Voidable, 2
an empty space; a vacuum
to remove the contents of; to make or leave vacant or empty; to quit; to leave; as, to void a table
to throw or send out; to evacuate; to emit; to discharge; as, to void excrements
to render void; to make to be of no validity or effect; to vacate; to annul; to nullify
to be emitted or evacuated
Origin: [OF. voidier, vuidier. See Void, a.]
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.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
void, adj. unoccupied: empty: destitute (with of): having no binding force: wanting: unsubstantial.—n. an empty space.—v.t. to make vacant: to quit: to send out, emit, empty out: to render of no effect, to nullify: (Spens.) to lay aside, divest one's self of.—adj. Void′able, that may be voided or evacuated.—n. Void′ance, act of voiding or emptying: state of being void: ejection.—p.adj. Void′ed (her.), having the inner part cut away or left vacant—said of a charge or ordinary.—ns. Void′er, one who empties: a contrivance in armour for covering an unprotected part of the body: a tray for carrying away crumbs, &c.; Void′ing, the act of voiding: a remnant; Void′ness, emptiness: nullity. [O. Fr. voide, void, empty—L. viduus, bereft; others trace to Low L. form, akin to L. vacāre, to be empty.]
To change and bring to an end a legal contract, legal decision or judicial sentence as the original legal data, evidence, paperwork and facts to support the purpose for it was intended for were reviewed in the interest of justice, justness and fairness and found a different decision, sentence or outcome would be just, ethically and morally.
The lawyers along with the judge agreed the legal decision needed to be declared void as the original paperwork was reviewed and was found to have issues that needed to be addressed.
The numerical value of void in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of void in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He who is void of love is void of power.
We’re hoping to fill that void with a study like this.
If you look long enough into the void the void begins to look back through you.
It fills a void, it's so simple at its very core, the idea that there are underrepresented voices out there.
Deem not life a thing of consequence. For look at the yawning void of the future, and at that other limitless space, the past.
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Translations for void
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- buitCatalan, Valencian
- Leere, leeren, annullieren, ungültig, entleeren, löschen, nichtigGerman
- anular, inválido, evacuar, vacío, nulo, invalidarSpanish
- mitätön, tyhjentää, mitätöity, tyhjiö, mitätöidäFinnish
- vide, révoquer, annuler, résilier, nul, néantFrench
- semmis, űr, érvénytelen, üresség, ürítHungarian
- invalidar, vacuo, nulle, evacuar, vacuar, annullar, invalideInterlingua
- batal, membatalkan, hampa, mengosongkanIndonesian
- vacuo, vuotoItalian
- mārua, hemangaMāori
- vacuüm, annuleren, legen, ongeldig, nietig, leegte, ongeldig makenDutch
- vakuum, intet, tømme, annulere, ugyldig, tomrom, tomhet, gjøre ugyldigNorwegian
- nieważny, pustka, unieważnićPolish
- evacuar, vácuo, inválido, invalidar, esvaziar, vazio, anular, nuloPortuguese
- praznina, празнинаSerbo-Croatian
- upphäva, tomrum, annulleraSwedish
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