- a word that has only a grammatical function, and no meaning in itself (for example, the infinitive marker to in English).
noun: empty word, plural noun: empty words
... structure of the sentence pattern is not very complicated, so the empty word one needn't take a lot of trouble for strength to fill in very much. If meet a...
每件事物在一切裡面您之內在那裡知道超過你是當作什麼已經聽見了。 有非常更比空的交談用許多空的詞被填裝。 米粉妹 ( 喜愛知識
... on the Central Standing Committee expletive. Empty words. Lining word Folk (Folksong) is spread around by people...