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2 Translation results for empty in Spanish

adjective | verb

empty adjective

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vacío; desocupado, libre; hueco, vano

Example sentences of
empty adjective

  • The arena was completely empty.
  • She felt trapped in an empty marriage.
  • This movie shows unhappy people leading empty lives.

Detailed synonyms for empty adjective

1. Empty, vacant, blank, void, vacuous significan carente de contenido que podría o debería estar presente.
  • Empty connota una ausencia total de contenido <an empty box>.
    antonyms: full
  • Vacant connota una ausencia de contenido u ocupantes apropiados <a vacant apartment>.
    antonyms: occupied
  • Blank recalca la ausencia de toda cualidad significante, aliviadora o inteligible en una superficie <a blank piece of paper>.
  • Void connota un vacío absoluto según lo que la mente o las sensaciones pueden determinar <a statement void of meaning>.
  • Vacuous connota un estado completamente vacío, y en particular, la falta de inteligencia o de significado <a vacuous-looking young man>.
2. See: Vain

empty verb

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emptied, has emptied, is emptying, empties
desaguar (dícese de un río); vaciar

Example sentences of
empty verb

  • She emptied the contents of her purse onto the table.
  • It's your turn to empty the trash.

Related phrases for empty

Reverse translation for empty

vacío  - vacant, empty, meaningless 
desocupado  - vacant, empty, free, unoccupied, unemployed 
libre  - free, vacant 
hueco  - hollow, empty, soft, spongy, hollow-sounding, resonant, proud, conceited, superficial 
vano  - vain, useless, vain, worthless 
desaguar  (dícese de un río) - to drain, to empty 
vaciar  - to empty, to empty out, to drain, to hollow out, to cast (in a mold) 
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