Empty Definition

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# Sentence Times
1. “A sawdust toilet is a five-gallon bucket with a toilet seat on top, and when it’s full you empty it into your compost pile, ” he said. 1
2. 'We found the empty bottle of sleeping tablet in your room,'Inspector Walsh said quietly.He watched her face carefully. 1
3. "'For this is what the Sovereign LORD says: "'Woe to the city of bloodshed, to the pot now encrusted , whose deposit will not go away! empty it piece by piece without casting lots for them. 1
4. "An old man everyone knew beckoned me into a dark, empty corner of the business and offered me a quarter for the pinball machine at the pizza place if I'd sit on his lap," Judd writes. 1
5. "But unlike the aftermath of those blasts, there were no ambulance sirens, " he says. All Athar could hear was the sound of a car racing through the empty, quiet streets. 1
6. "Please, be my guest." He gestured towards an empty chair. 1
7. "See you," he called, emptying his glass and making for the door. 1
8. "The problem is the shoot will be on Monday, but I will be in L.A. for meetings, which means for four days it's me alone in this giant, empty S.U.V. in the city of the Prius, " Mr. Seo fretted. 1
9. "We have a policy to empty the cage for the new birds, " Guangdong's vice-governor Wan Qingliang told reporters this month. 1
10. "Why of course for the matter of that we could have sent you back last week, " said Johnny rather huffily "did you not know that the hamper goes back empty on Saturdays? 1
11. "You have been working hard, " he said with heavy sarcasm, as he looked at the empty page. 1
12. 11He sent another servant, but that one also they beat and treated shamefully and sent away empty-handed. 0
13. A city of west-central Newfoundland, Canada, on an estuary emptying into the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Population, 24,339. 1
14. A common trick of legerdemain is to take rabbits from an apparently empty hat. 1
15. A compound statement , usually referred to as a block , is a (possibly empty) sequence of statements surrounded by a pair of curly braces . 0
16. A dark and empty passage mocked his melodrama. 1
17. A disco ball revolved slowly above the empty dance-floor. 1
18. A failure to read a news feed in your example produces an empty list of news. 1
19. A few of the seats were empty. 1
20. A fly landed on the empty, staring vizor, and crawled across it. 1
21. A function definition specifies four elements: the return type, the function name, a (possibly empty) parameter list enclosed in parentheses , and the function body. 0
22. A good haggler knows when to walk away empty-handed. 0
23. A grasping hand is forever empty. A giving hand is always full. 1
24. A half moon shone through the dark, flying clouds on to the wild and empty moor. 1
25. A hundred and fifty empty bottles tumbled onto the floor. 1
26. A labourer howls in the nothingness of the blank paper, which is also the empty, impoverished land. 1
27. A large family has been squatting in the empty house. 1
28. A large table of contiguous locations is used as a stack which is initially empty. 1
29. A large, empty room with high, narrow windows through which the bright day filtered slowly on to various shades of brown. 1
30. A line of empty boxcars, ready to deliver or receive their legions of sleepers. 1
 

List of Prefixes

A-
Afro-
After-
Ambi-
Amphi-
An-
Ana-
Anglo-
Ante-
Anti-
Ap-
Apo-
Arch-
Astro-
Auto-
Back-
Be-
Bi-

List of Suffixes

-Acy
-Al
-Ance
-Ence
-Dom
-Er
-Or
-Ism
-Ist
-Ity
-Ty
-Ment
-Ness
-Ship
-Sion
-Tion
-Ate
-En