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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Meaningless
 
  Meaningless as shredded hay.
            —Franklin P. Adams
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  Meaningless as an imprint on a wornout coin.
            —Anonymous
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  Meaningless, like the head of a corpse.
            —Joseph Conrad
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  Meaningless as the boom of waves in a drowning head.
            —Edith Wharton
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