French translation of 'vanity'
- (= conceitedness)
- (= concern with one's appearance)
⇒ He refused to wear glasses. It was sheer vanity.
Il refusait de porter des lunettes. C'était par pure coquetterie.to do sth out of vanity
faire qch par coquetterie
- (= futility)
Example Sentences Including 'vanity'
The subject of their speculation and innuendo was the young Egyptian beauty who'd been making the vanity film.The Quest for K
My eye fell on a partially open pack of Carefree on the vanity top.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
She had resisted no more than was needful for her vanity , then succumbed with such naked fervor he had almost lost control of himself.THE HELLBOUND HEART (2001)
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Translation of vanity from the Collins English to French Dictionary