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Her credentials do not add weight to such vacuous comments.
lacking intelligent thought

In addition to usage such as "vacuous comments" that indicate a lack of intelligent thought; vacuous can also indicate a lack of attention as in "a vacuous stare", or an absence of meaning as in "a vacuous life".

More rarely, and especially in older usage, vacuous may refer to physical emptiness — such as "a vacuous warehouse".
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