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vacuous
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Arrowsmith
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  • In the study of the profession to which he had looked forward all his life he found irritation and vacuity as well as...
  • Once or twice he tried to sit and look impressive in the office of the Director, but fled from that large clean vacuity and from Miss Robbins’s snapping typewriter to his own den that smelled not of forward-looking virtue but only of cigarettes and old papers.

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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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