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unmeaning

[ uhn-mee-ning ]
/ ʌnˈmi nɪŋ /
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adjective

not meaning anything; devoid of intelligence, sense, or significance, as words or actions; pointless; empty.
expressionless, vacant, or unintelligent, as the face; insipid.

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Nearby words

unmarked, unmarred, unmarried, unmask, unmatched, unmeaning, unmeaningful, unmeant, unmeasurable, unmeasured, unmediated

Origin of unmeaning

First recorded in 1695–1705; un-1 + meaning
Related formsun·mean·ing·ly, adverb
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unmeaning

/ (ʌnˈmiːnɪŋ) /

adjective

having no meaning
showing no intelligence; vacantan unmeaning face
Derived Formsunmeaningly, adverbunmeaningness, noun
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