Definition of fatuous:
mindless, witless, stupid, idiotic, planned, unmindful, empty, silly, asinine, forgetful, study at silly, reasonless, foolish, hollow, insensate, unintelligent, weak-minded, senseless, ability, vacuous, inane.
- "Gargoyles", Ben Hecht.
Take the work of another famous English humourist and sentimentalist, and compare Uncle Toby's manly and dignified gentleness of heart with the unreal " gush" of the Brothers Cheeryble, or the fatuous benevolence of Mr. Pickwick.- "Sterne", H.D. Traill.
- "The Darling and Other Stories", Anton Chekhov.