Another word for vain
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These adjectives mean lacking value or substance: vain regrets; empty pleasures; hollow threats; idle dreams; nugatory commentaries; an otiose belief in alchemy.See Also Synonyms at futile.
Another word for vainadjective
Having no useful result:barren, bootless, fruitless, futile, unavailing, unprofitable, unsuccessful, useless. Idiom: in vain. See thrive, used
Lacking value, use, or substance:empty, hollow, idle, otiose, vacant. See full
Unduly preoccupied with one's own appearance:conceited, narcissistic. See self-love
Thinking too highly of oneself:conceited, egoistic, egoistical, egotistic, egotistical, narcissistic, vainglorious. (Informal) bigheaded, stuck-up, swellheaded. See self-love