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word: vacuous


vacuous

Definition: (adjective) Devoid of intelligence.
Synonyms: asinine, fatuous, inane, mindless
Usage: The interviewer could tell by the candidate’s vacuous comments that he was not qualified for the position. Discuss.

QUOTATION: Fyodor Dostoyevsky GREATNESS ANS SADNESS


Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on earth.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821-1881) Discuss

 

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Quotation of the Day: Virginia Woolf (What is a highbrow)


There can be no two opinions as to what a highbrow is. He is the man or woman of thoroughbred intelligence who rides his mind at a gallop across country in pursuit of an idea.

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) Discuss