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Synonyms for vacuum
ˈvæk yum, -yu əm, -yəm; -yu ə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vacuum, vacuity(noun)

    the absence of matter

    Synonyms:
    vacuity, vacancy, void, inanity, senselessness, pointlessness, vacuum cleaner, emptiness, mindlessness

  2. void, vacancy, emptiness, vacuum(noun)

    an empty area or space

    "the huge desert voids"; "the emptiness of outer space"; "without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum"

    Synonyms:
    nothingness, vacuity, void, vanity, nihility, vacuum cleaner, nullity, emptiness, vacancy

  3. vacuum, vacuity(noun)

    a region that is devoid of matter

    Synonyms:
    vacuity, vacancy, void, inanity, senselessness, pointlessness, vacuum cleaner, emptiness, mindlessness

  4. vacuum, vacuum cleaner(verb)

    an electrical home appliance that cleans by suction

    Synonyms:
    void, vacuity, vacuum cleaner, vacancy, emptiness

  5. vacuum, vacuum-clean, hoover(verb)

    clean with a vacuum cleaner

    "vacuum the carpets"

    Synonyms:
    vacuum-clean, hoover

Wiktionary

  1. vacuum(noun)

    To clean (something) with a vacuum cleaner.

    Antonyms:
    plenum

  2. vacuum(verb)

    To use a vacuum cleaner.

    Synonyms:
    hoover

  3. vacuum(verb)

    Synonyms:
    hoover, hoovering

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vacuum(n.)

    Synonyms:
    void, empty space, vacuity

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "vacuum":

    empty, void, unladen, gap, depression, emptiness, blank, loophole, load, lacuna, suction

How to pronounce vacuum?

Alex
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US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say vacuum in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2448void
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#3961blank
#4114gap
#4452depression
#4727vacuum
#11105vanity
#11277hoover
#11307vacancy
#18223suction
#30343emptiness
#38678loophole
#49204nothingness
#55058lacuna
#93702nullity
#148277inanity
#149304unladen
#186100vacuity
#210857pointlessness
#245809senselessness
#286508mindlessness
#295987hoovering

How to use vacuum in a sentence?

  1. Everett Piper:

    Can we not see that without God, government always steps in to fill the vacuum and where there is more government there is always less freedom?  

  2. Author Unknown:

    Nature abhors a vacuum. When a head lacks brains, nature fills it with conceit.

  3. Judge Ryan Nelson:

    One of the problems I had with( the brief) is it reads as if there's, in a vacuum, where we're not looking at how government actually operates, we always have the President or The Trump administration influencing these decisions.

  4. Wyndham Lewis:

    I feel most at home in the United States, not because it is intrinsically a more interesting country, but because no one really belongs there any more than I do. We are all there together in its wholly excellent vacuum.

  5. Kunihiko Miyake:

    It’s not that we would adopt ‘Japan First’, but if the U.S. leaves, there will be a vacuum and … China will try to fill it.


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