not valid or legally binding.
"the contract was void"
synonyms: invalid, null, ineffective, nonviable, useless, worthless, nugatory
"the election was void"
(of speech or action) ineffectual; useless.
"all the stratagems you've worked out are rendered void"
"void spaces surround the tanks"
synonyms: empty, vacant, blank, bare, clear, free, unfilled, unoccupied, uninhabited
"vast void spaces"
free from; lacking.
"what were once the masterpieces of literature are now void of meaning"
synonyms: devoid of, empty of, vacant of, bereft of, free from; More
(of an office or position) vacant.
(in bridge and whist) having been dealt no cards in a particular suit.
noun: void; plural noun: voids
Middle English (in the sense ‘unoccupied’): from a dialect variant of Old French vuide ; related to Latin vacare ‘vacate’; the verb partly a shortening of avoid, reinforced by Old French voider.