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1. empty

adjective. ['ˈɛmpti, ˈɛmti'] holding or containing nothing.

Synonyms

  • ransacked
  • vacant
  • blank
  • clean
  • stripped
  • fullness
  • void
  • bare
  • pillaged
  • vacuous
  • empty-handed
  • white
  • lifeless
  • plundered
  • looted
  • glazed

Antonyms

  • emptiness
  • vitalize
  • uninjured
  • natural elevation

Etymology

  • emty (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æmtig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Empty Tomb

  • mcbroom
  • exhume
  • reassume
  • presume
  • perfume
  • maktoum
  • legroom
  • laplume
  • khartoum
  • deblum
  • costume
  • consume
  • resume
  • kaboom
  • entomb
  • abloom
  • vroom
  • plume
  • kume
  • hume
  • groome
  • groom
  • gloom
  • fume
  • flume
  • crume
  • croom
  • broome
  • broom
  • blume

Example sentences of the word empty-tomb


1. Noun Phrase
One egg is kept empty to symbolize Jesus' empty tomb when he resurrected from the dead.

2. Noun Phrase
In some Christian traditions, the cracked egg represents the empty tomb as a symbol of new life.

3. Noun Phrase
Remove the stone on Easter Sunday to reveal the empty tomb.

2. empty

adjective. ['ˈɛmpti, ˈɛmti'] devoid of significance or point.

Synonyms

  • hollow
  • vacuous
  • meaningless

Antonyms

  • break even
  • lose
  • indistinct
  • unclearness

Etymology

  • emty (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æmtig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. empty

verb. ['ˈɛmpti, ˈɛmti'] make void or empty of contents.

Synonyms

  • hollow
  • clear
  • knock out
  • alter
  • drain
  • discharge
  • change
  • hollow out
  • clean out
  • bail
  • evacuate
  • gut
  • exhaust
  • bleed
  • clear out
  • core out
  • void
  • modify

Antonyms

  • opaque
  • clutter
  • convict
  • obfuscate

Etymology

  • emty (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æmtig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. empty

verb. ['ˈɛmpti, ˈɛmti'] become empty or void of its content.

Synonyms

  • discharge
  • turn
  • flow away
  • flow off

Antonyms

  • disapprove
  • disallow
  • decertify
  • opacity

Etymology

  • emty (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æmtig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. empty

verb. ['ˈɛmpti, ˈɛmti'] leave behind empty; move out of.

Synonyms

  • abandon
  • go away
  • go forth
  • vacate

Antonyms

  • illegible
  • confused
  • obstructed
  • encumbered

Etymology

  • emty (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æmtig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. empty

verb. ['ˈɛmpti, ˈɛmti'] remove.

Synonyms

  • remove
  • unload
  • offload
  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • fail
  • impure
  • cloudy
  • overcast

Etymology

  • emty (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æmtig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. empty

noun. ['ˈɛmpti, ˈɛmti'] a container that has been emptied.

Antonyms

  • ambiguous

Etymology

  • emty (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æmtig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. empty

adjective. ['ˈɛmpti, ˈɛmti'] emptied of emotion.

Antonyms

  • solid

Etymology

  • emty (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æmtig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. empty

verb. ['ˈɛmpti, ˈɛmti'] excrete or discharge from the body.

Synonyms

  • pass
  • suction
  • void
  • eliminate
  • egest
  • excrete

Antonyms

  • incomprehensible
  • indefinite
  • forbid
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • emty (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • æmtig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. tomb

noun. ['ˈtuːm'] a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone).

Synonyms

  • sepulcher
  • sepulchre
  • tombstone
  • place
  • topographic point
  • burial chamber
  • spot
  • headstone
  • gravestone
  • mastabah
  • sepulture
  • mastaba

Antonyms

  • unimportant
  • frivolous
  • birth
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • tumba (Latin)
  • τύμβος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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