What does the word vapid mean?

Usage examples for vapid

  1. The flesh has a sweet but vapid taste, and encloses two seeds of coffee. – Eight Years' Wandering in Ceylon by Samuel White Baker
  2. It may be strained and exaggerated, but how far more vital a saying than to expand in voluble and vapid enthusiasm over the insight and nobleness of Shakespeare, if one has not really felt one's life modified by that mysterious mind! – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson
  3. Is it not a libel upon the statesmen of that generation to attribute to their grave and solemn declarations a meaning so vapid and absurd? – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis