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n. pl. in·an·i·ties
1. The condition or quality of being inane.
2. Something empty of meaning or sense.
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n, pl -ties
1. Also: inaneness lack of intelligence or imagination; senselessness; silliness
2. a senseless action, remark, etc
3. archaic emptiness
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in•an•i•ty(ɪˈnæn ɪ ti)
n., pl. -ties.
1. lack of sense, significance, or ideas; silliness.
2. something inane.
3. shallowness; superficiality.
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inanity, inanition - Inanity is intellectual or spiritual emptiness; inanition is the lack of nourishment.
See also related terms for nourishment.
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|Noun||1.||inanity - total lack of meaning or ideas |
meaninglessness - the quality of having no value or significance; "he resented the meaninglessness of the tasks they assigned him"
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inanity[ɪˈnænɪtɪ] N (= quality) → necedad f, fatuidad f inanities (= inane remarks) → estupideces fpl, sandeces fpl
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inanity[ɪˈnænɪti] n → ineptie f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Dummheit f; (of suggestion also) → Hirnverbranntheit f
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