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/ˈnʌθ ɪŋ nɪs/
the state of being
something that is nonexistent:
a view of humanity as suspended between infinity and nothingness.
lack of being; nonexistence:
The sound faded into nothingness.
unconsciousness or death:
She remembered a dizzy feeling, then nothingness.
utter insignificance, emptiness, or worthlessness; triviality:
The days followed one another in an endless procession of nothingness.
something insignificant or without value.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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It's that wide-open feeling of
that attracts thousands of tourists from around the world, me included.
Ceremonial offering of light to the void of
The branding thing is completely out of control, but it started as nothing and maintains its
Most of the time, the seafloor scrolls by as a stream of
Wombat's mind formed out of the
of the universe and as such it is his own, uniquely formed taking nothing from no one.
Towards the end, consciousness itself grew lost in a roseate haze, and melted into
Above me, in the intense blue of the summer sky, some faint brown shreds of cloud whirled into
Even being knocked out for surgery doesn't quite do it for me in conceptualizing total
The average neurotic can keep his
Others will prefer to stand in awe of a universe that they suspect began as a quantum fluctuation in pre-existing
British Dictionary definitions for
the state or condition of being nothing; nonexistence
absence of consciousness or life
complete insignificance or worthlessness
something that is worthless or insignificant
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The world is chaos. Nothingness is the yet-to-be-born god of the world.
A three- to four- to five-hour experience with nothingness.
Revolution calls my name. I will soon dwell in nothingness, and my name will be in the Pantheon of...