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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

containing nothing; vacant; lacking force; to make or become empty; to discharge

Usage examples (25)
  • It explains his giving of himself, his self-emptying.
  • Kenosis, or God's self-emptying, occurs in creation as well as in the incarnation.
  • This self-emptying is the unifying instrument that brings us to taste of the eschatological glory.
  • And that in general which is ascribed unto him is kenosis, exinanition, or self-emptying; he emptied himself. for more
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