asinine, fatuous, inane

(adjective) extremely silly or stupid

Source: WordNet® 3.1



inane (comparative more inane, superlative most inane)

Lacking sense or meaning (often to the point of boredom or annoyance)

(lacking sense): Synonyms: silly, fatuous, vapid

Purposeless; pointless


inane (plural inanes)

That which is void or empty.


• -anine, Annie, nenia

Source: Wiktionary

In*ane", a. Etym: [L. inanis.]

Definition: Without contents; empty; void of sense or intelligence; purposeless; pointless; characterless; useless. "Vague and inane instincts." I. Taylor.

– In*ane"ly, adv.

In*ane", n.

Definition: That which is void or empty. [R.] The undistinguishable inane of infinite space. Locke.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition


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Coffee is a brewed drink prepared from roasted coffee beans, the seeds of berries from certain Coffea species. When coffee berries turn from green to bright red – indicating ripeness – they are picked, processed, and dried. Dried coffee seeds are roasted to varying degrees, depending on the desired flavor.

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