What does devoid mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. barren, destitute, devoid, free, innocent(adj)

    completely wanting or lacking

    "writing barren of insight"; "young recruits destitute of experience"; "innocent of literary merit"; "the sentence was devoid of meaning"


  1. devoid(Adjective)

    empty; having none of; completely without

    I went searching for a knife, but the kitchen was devoid of anything sharper than a spoon.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Devoid(verb)

    to empty out; to remove

    Etymology: [See Devoid, v. t.]

  2. Devoid(verb)

    void; empty; vacant

    Etymology: [See Devoid, v. t.]

  3. Devoid(verb)

    destitute; not in possession; -- with of; as, devoid of sense; devoid of pity or of pride

    Etymology: [See Devoid, v. t.]


  1. Devoid

    Devoid is the first official album released by Italian melodic death metal band Dark Lunacy.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Devoid

    de-void′, adj. destitute: free from. [O. Fr. desvoidier, des—L. dis-, away, voidier—L. viduāre, viduus, deprived.]

Editors Contribution

  1. devoid

    Devoid-without,not having, lacking in.

    Devoid of any honesty,they hacked others' account It is a sin to live,devoid of mercy He barges into houses,devoid of any culture Religion, devoid of discrimination and ethics is a potent danger to the society. Selfish people who work towards their own upliftment ,who do anything to gratify their own needs are devoid of humaneness and should be shunned to make them realise their blunder Misuse of uniform is the greatest crime and if it continues, you can conclude that the city is devoid of any disciplined living and is going to be doomed

    Submitted by anonymous on March 26, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of devoid in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of devoid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of devoid in a Sentence

  1. Ed Warner:

    I cannot lead an organization whose three members are so unwilling to work collectively, so devoid of ambition for the game, so full of disdain for Great Britain players and so apparently lacking in professional integrity.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    True love is an unconditional love. That is to say, it is a love or relationship devoid of any segregation, stigmatization, discrimination, intimidation, limitation or restriction. -Emeasoba George


    Anyone who is devoid of true love is undoubtedly devoid of kindness. Yes! you heard me right and mind you, anybody who is devoid of kindness is equally cruel or inhumane. I mean, he or she is abysmal (extremely bad). You can say I said so anyway. ~Emeasoba George

  4. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    Great mansions are devoid of hopes and aspirations.

  5. Emeasoba George:

    Whoever that is saturated with pride is bound to be devoid of God's Grace. For, God gives his Grace only to the humble and never to the proud (James 4:6) mark you. ~Emeasoba George

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