emptiness vs void what difference

what is difference between emptiness and void

English

Etymology

empty +‎ -ness

Noun

emptiness (countable and uncountable, plural emptinesses)

  1. The state or feeling of being empty.

Translations

Anagrams

  • Stempiens, sepiments


English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vɔɪd/
  • Rhymes: -ɔɪd
  • Hyphenation: void

Etymology 1

From Middle English voide, voyde, from Old French vuit, voide, vuide (modern vide), in turn from a Vulgar Latin *vocitus, related to Latin vacuus (empty).

Adjective

void (not comparable)

  1. Containing nothing; empty; not occupied or filled.
    • The earth was without form, and void.
    • c. 1619–22, Philip Massinger and John Fletcher, A Very Woman
      I’ll chain him in my study, that, at void hours, / I may run over the story of his country.
  2. Having no incumbent; unoccupied; said of offices etc.
    • 1625, Francis Bacon, Apophthegms
      divers great offices that had been long void
  3. Being without; destitute; devoid.
    • He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbor.
  4. Not producing any effect; ineffectual; vain.
    • [My word] shall not return to me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please.
    • I will make void the counsel of Judah.
  5. Of no legal force or effect, incapable of confirmation or ratification.
    null and void
  6. Containing no immaterial quality; destitute of mind or soul.
  7. (computing, programming, of a function or method) That does not return a value.
Translations

Noun

void (plural voids)

  1. An empty space; a vacuum.
    Nobody has crossed the void since one man died trying three hundred years ago; it’s high time we had another go.
  2. (astronomy) An extended region of space containing no galaxies
  3. (materials science) A collection of adjacent vacancies inside a crystal lattice.
  4. (fluid mechanics) A pocket of vapour inside a fluid flow, created by cavitation.
  5. (construction) An empty space between floors or walls, including false separations and planned gaps between a building and its facade.
Synonyms
  • ((engineering) collection of vacancies): pore
  • ((engineering) pocket of vapour in fluid): bubble
Hyponyms
  • ((astronomy) An extended region of space containing no galaxies): Local Void
Translations

Verb

void (third-person singular simple present voids, present participle voiding, simple past and past participle voided)

  1. (transitive) To make invalid or worthless.
    • after they had voided the obligation of the oath he had taken
  2. (transitive, medicine) To empty.
  3. To throw or send out; to evacuate; to emit; to discharge.
    • You, that did void your rheum upon my beard, And foot me as you spurn a stranger cur
    • 1612, John Webster, The White Devil
      With shovel, like a fury, voided out / The earth and scattered bones.
    • a. 1692, Isaac Barrow, The Danger and Mischief of Delaying Repentance
      a watchful application of mind in voiding prejudices
  4. (intransitive, obsolete) To withdraw, depart.
  5. (transitive, obsolete) To remove the contents of; to make or leave vacant or empty; to quit; to leave.
    • If they will fight with us, bid them come down, / Or void the field.
Synonyms
  • (make invalid or worthless): annul, cancel
  • ((medicine) to empty): evacuate
Translations

Etymology 2

Alteration of voidee.

Noun

void (plural voids)

  1. (now rare, historical) A voidee. [from 15th c.]
    • 2011, Thomas Penn, Winter King, Penguin 2012, p. 68:
      Late on the final evening, as the customary ‘void’ – spiced wine and sweetmeats – was served, more elaborate disguisings in the great hall culminated in the release of a flock of white doves.

Anagrams

  • Ovid, divo

Indonesian

Etymology

From English void, from Middle English voide, voyde, from Old French vuit, voide, vuide (modern vide), in turn from a Vulgar Latin *vocitus, related to Latin vacuus (empty).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈvoɪt̚]
  • Hyphenation: vo‧id

Adjective

void

  1. (law) void: of no legal force or effect, incapable of confirmation or ratification.

Further reading

  • “void” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Middle French

Alternative forms

  • voit

Verb

void

  1. third-person singular indicative present of veoir

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