poverty of thought


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poverty of thought

The mental state of being devoid of thought and having a feeling of emptiness.
See also: poverty
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While freedom of speech and journalistic freedom allow editors to articulate knowledge on any subject, views rooted in ignorance, conscious distortions, misinformation and poverty of thought ridicules the integrity of the editorial collective.
"It is a policy which arises from poverty of thought and more seriously the poverty resulting from the lack of love.
"It shows great poverty of thought on behalf of the English that they have chosen such a hate-ridden killjoy as one of their men of the millennium.

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