adjective[predicative] (devoid of)
Entirely lacking or free from: Lisa kept her voice devoid of emotion
More example sentences
- Their comeback might even be viewed as a sign that the Govan men are not entirely devoid of ruthlessness.
- It shows the artist hard at work in his studio, a room entirely devoid of visual stimulation.
- The only problem with these theories is that they are entirely devoid of evidence.
free of, empty of, vacant of, bereft of, deprived of, destitute of, bankrupt of;
lacking, without, wanting
Late Middle English: past participle of obsolete devoid 'cast out', from Old French devoidier.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.