Übersetzung von “vain” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /veɪn/ us /veɪn/

too interested in your own appearance and thinking you are very attractive


unsuccessful or of no value

The doctors gave him more powerful drugs in the vain hope that he might recover. I medici gli hanno somministrato farmaci più potenti nella vana speranza che potesse riprendersi.
in vain

without any success

I tried in vain to start a conversation. Ho tentato invano di iniziare una conversazione.

(Übersetzung von “vain” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)