Definition of 'vainly'
Example sentences containing 'vainly'
All this while, Burnell was conscious of Murray-Roberts in the front row, red of face, vainly trying to suppress convulsive laughter.SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (2002)
He waited until Trimmer was out of sight, then hunted vainly through his pockets for a piece of paper.STAGE FRIGHT (2002) LOST SUMMER (2002)
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Definition of vainly from the Collins English Dictionary
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