vain - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "vain" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

vain / тщеславный, пустой, тщетный
[veɪn]
[veɪn]
Перевод
имя прилагательное
тщеславный
conceited, vain, vainglorious, foppish, peacocky
пустой
empty, blank, vacant, unoccupied, idle, vain
тщетный
vain, futile, idle, unavailing, frustrate, nugatory
имя существительное
тщета
vanity, vain
Определения
имя прилагательное
having or showing an excessively high opinion of one's appearance, abilities, or worth.
their flattery made him vain
producing no result; useless.
a vain attempt to tidy up the room
Примеры
This archbishop has, in my opinion, been a vain and self-aggrandising man throughout.
He was yelling and crying, reaching out desperately and uselessly past the restraining arms in a vain attempt to bring his friend back.
The interviewer, in a vain attempt to give St Clair another opportunity to repair the damage done by his earlier answer, rephrased the question.
Many even stayed in the vain hope of catching a glimpse of their idol.
Elizabeth, vain and proud about her legendary beauty, was convinced she'd found the secret of youth.
From what I could gather, he was being sent around to cold-call upon the local residents in a vain attempt to convert them to the service of his electricity utility provider.
There is irritating piped music, a vain attempt to drown out the background wind-pocket moan of the ventilation/heating system and generate some atmosphere perhaps.
I took several deep breaths in a very vain attempt to calm myself.
She was the most arrogant, vain , self centred person I'd ever met.
He was so vain , he would change his clothes three times a day.