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vacuous
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • Again a startled look came over the somewhat vacuous face of Miss Mary Sutherland.
  • For all the preposterous hat and the vacuous face, there was something noble in the simple faith of our visitor which compelled our respect.

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  • Her credentials do not add weight to such vacuous comments.
  • It is a vacuous, feel-good philosophy.

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