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  1. inaneadjective

    Lacking sense or meaning (often implying, to the point of boredom or annoyance).

    This supremely gifted kid told me that in the early elementary grades, the songs sung in music class were so inane that he wanted to skip grades already! Eventually he did, so better late than never.

    fatuous, vapid, silly

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms4.5 / 2 votes

  1. inane

    empty, pointless, vapid, feeble, characterless

    significant, pointed, powerful, sensible, forcible

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  1. asinine, fatuous, inane, mindless, vacuousadjective

    devoid of intelligence

    unmindful, fatuous, hollow, vacuous, mindless, reasonless, asinine, senseless, forgetful, blank, empty


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  1. inaneadjective

    empty, void

  2. inaneadjective

    vain, frivolous, trifling, puerile

  3. inanenoun

    [Rare.] void, vacuity, vacuum, empty space

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  1. Søren Kierkegaard, Journal 1848:

    Of all tyrannies democracy is the most agonizing, the most inane, the absolute fall of everything great and elevated.

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