Synonyms for (adjective) empty-handed

Synonyms: empty-handed

Definition: carrying nothing in the hands

Similar words: empty

Definition: holding or containing nothing

Usage: an empty glass; an empty room; full of empty seats; empty hours

Synonyms: unrewarded, empty-handed

Definition: having acquired or gained nothing

Usage: the returned from the negotiations empty-handed

Similar words: unsuccessful

Definition: not successful; having failed or having an unfavorable outcome