How Do You Spell VAIN?

Correct spelling for the English word "vain" is [v_ˈeɪ_n], [vˈe͡ɪn], [vˈe‍ɪn]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for VAIN

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Similar spelling words for VAIN

Definition of VAIN

  1. Conceited; ostentatious; showy.

Anagrams of VAIN

3 letters

2 letters

Usage Examples for VAIN

  1. He waited and waited in vain. - "What Answer?" by Anna E. Dickinson
  2. Mercy tried hard to understand him, and tried in vain. - "The New Magdalen" by Wilkie Collins
  3. " Why, Nancy," he says, smiling-" I had no idea that you were so vain!" - "Nancy A Novel" by Rhoda Broughton
  4. I have in vain begged her to let me go and see him- can you think of any plan by which I may do so? - "The Three Lieutenants" by W.H.G. Kingston
  5. Gwynneth was given to understand that she had more to be vain about than most. - "Peccavi" by E. W. Hornung

What does vain stand for?

Abbreviation VAIN means:

  1. Vaginal Intraepithelial Neoplasia
  2. Valley AIDS Information Network, Inc.