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English definition of “empty”

empty

verb
 
 
/ˈempti/
CONTAINER [T] (also empty out) If you empty a container, or if you empty the things inside it, you remove everything from it: Where can I empty this ashtray? He emptied the dirty water into the sink.Emptying
PLACE [I] to become empty: The room emptied rapidly when the fire started.Emptying
(Definition of empty verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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