Meaning of VACUUM in English


n. 25B6; noun

people longing to fill the spiritual vacuum in their lives : EMPTINESS, void, nothingness, vacancy.

the political vacuum left by the Emperor's death : GAP, space, lacuna, void.

(informal) I use the vacuum for cleaning the rug : VACUUM CLEANER; Brit. informal vac; trademark Hoover.

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