What does emptying mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. emptying, voidance, evacuationnoun

    the act of removing the contents of something


  1. emptyingnoun

    The act by which something is emptied.

    The bucket under the leaky roof needs frequent emptyings.

  2. emptyingverb

    Present participle of to empty.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emptying

    of Empty

  2. Emptyingnoun

    the act of making empty

  3. Emptyingnoun

    the lees of beer, cider, etc.; yeast

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of emptying in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of emptying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of emptying in a Sentence

  1. Ronald Maughan:

    Adding large amounts carbohydrates or fat [ such as natural sugars in orange juice or the fat in milk ] will slow gastric emptying.

  2. Erik Ekdahl:

    Unless we immediately reduce diversions, there is a real risk of Lake Mendocino emptying by the end of this year.

  3. Johnny Phillips:

    California isn't circling the drain because it’s too big to govern. The state is a basket case because ruling Democrats have an unquenchable thirst for emptying the prisons, enabling an exploding homeless population and jacking up every imaginable tax, since the 1990s the state and its voters have drifted far to the left.

  4. Interior Minister Ranko Ostojic:

    The flow of migrants from Greece must be stopped. I will seek that at tomorrow's meeting of EU interior ministers, it is absolutely unacceptable to have Greece emptying its refugee camps and sending people towards Croatia via Macedonia and Serbia.

  5. Gareth Iwan Jones:

    I'm pretty sure any caravanner would tell you a similar thing : emptying the toilets on caravan is never fun, i had to get used to it pretty quickly, because my wife would have nothing to do with it.

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    incapable of being atoned for
    • A. lank
    • B. tantamount
    • C. inexpiable
    • D. askant

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