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English definition of “vanity”


noun [U] (SELFISH)    /ˈvæn.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/ disapproving
C2 the fact that you are too interested in your appearance or achievements : He wants the job purely for reasons of vanity and ambition .Saddening, shocking and upsettingSelfishnessInconsiderate
(Definition of vanity noun (SELFISH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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