What does the word devoid mean?

Usage examples for devoid

  1. How cold, indifferent, and devoid of interest was his glance, and he had not seen her for weeks, and she had been ill and suffering! – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  2. But while Mohammed expressed his entire disbelief in the power of this celebrated person, he was not devoid of the superstition of his creed and country, for he told us that he knew of another who really did wonderful things. – Notes of an Overland Journey Through France and Egypt to Bombay by Miss Emma Roberts