Vain in a Sentence  ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Vain

without success

Examples of Vain in a sentence

After Vera failed the class, it was obvious her long hours of studying were in vain.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Since my effort to get a holiday ham was in vain, we will be eating chicken for Christmas dinner.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The football teamโ€™s comeback effort was in vain as their rivals made an interception that halted their progress.  ๐Ÿ”Š

If my sonโ€™s death brings more awareness to the tragedy of war, then he will not have died in vain.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The toddlerโ€™s attempt to reach the cookie jar on the counter was in vain.  ๐Ÿ”Š

In vain, the police watched as the escaped prisoner jumped onto the moving train.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The detective hated to tell the parents his efforts to save their daughter was in vain.  ๐Ÿ”Š

As the fire engulfed the barn, the farmer and his family realized attempts to save their livestock were in vain.  ๐Ÿ”Š

We tried in vain to stop the widow from crying.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Because Cara did not sell enough books to qualify for a prize, her effort to win the bracelet was in vain.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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