empty-headed empty-headed

Definition(s):

  • (adj) lacking seriousness; given to frivolity

Usage(s):

  1. For a group that revels in attacking the emptiness of contemporary culture, it has made a pretty empty-headed album.
  2. Miss Loden manages at times to make the heart ache for Wanda's rootlessness and empty-headed plight.
  3. Janis Joplin, the subject of this willfully empty-headed documentary, died of an overdose of heroin in 1970 in a Hollywood motel room, all alone.

News

  • 'Rushlights' is a Tarantino rip-off

    'Rushlights' is a ludicrously florid indie noir about a guy, a girl and an inheritance con. If ever a movie signaled that the Quentin Tarantino copycat age of empty-headed wink-wink genre rehashing is still with us, 'Rushlights' is that movie.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

Quotes

  1. ...said she is particularly worried for her two daughters, Mackenzie Jean, age one, and Jessica, age 12, growing up in a "skinny-obsessed world," and went on to state she doesn't want them to become "empty-headed, self-obsessed, emaciated...
    on Apr 6, 2006 By: JK Rowling Source: CBS News

  2. At that time, Hilton Kramer, the New York Times art critic, wrote, "There is something both very modest and very courageous in Mr Wilkins' art. And something very refreshing, too. Against all the empty-headed injunctions of modern ideology, he dared...
    on Apr 3, 2008 By: Hilton Kramer Source: ic Wales

  3. Georgia said: "Debbie seems empty-headed and tarty at first but she truly loves her fiance and isn't really the evil cow she might appear at first. It's just that she wants to experience sex with a bigger man. Seeing me in those scenes was probably...
    on Feb 11, 2007 By: Georgia Moffett Source: Sunday People

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