Definitions and translations for "vanity"

Definition of vanity

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1. That which is vain, futile, or worthless; that which is of no value, use or profit.
2. Excessive pride in or admiration of one's own abilities, appearance or achievements.
3. A dressing table used to apply makeup, preen, and coif hair. The table is normally quite low and similar to a desk, with drawers and one or more mirrors on top. Either a chair or bench is used to sit upon.
4. A washbasin installed into a permanently fixed storage unit, used as an item of bathroom furniture.
5. Emptiness.
6. Any idea, theory or statement that is without foundation.
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English - English - vanity

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n. excessive pride, conceit (especially in one's appearance); something in which one takes excessive pride; something trivial, worthless item; state of being worthless; cabinet underneath a bathroom sink
n. vanity case

English - Spanish - vanity

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s. vanidad, arrogancia, endiosamiento, engreimiento, envanecimiento, fachenda, fatuidad, humillo, humo, jactancia, ostentación, pedantería, petulancia, presunción, presuntuosidad

English - French - vanity

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n. vanité, forfanterie; vanité des vanités

English - German - vanity

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n. Eitelkeit, Einbildung; Nichtigkeit

English - Indonesian - vanity

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n. kesia-siaan, keangkuhan, kesombongan

English - Italian - vanity

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s. vanità, vanagloria, presunzione; futilità, inutilità; cosa vana; valigetta per cosmetici, beauty case; (am) portacipria; (am) toletta; (Bibl) divinità pagana

English - Polish - vanity

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n. próżność, marność, zarozumialstwo, bezcelowość, zarozumiałość

English - Portuguese - vanity

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s. vaidade, orgulho; bobagens

English - Romanian - vanity

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n. inutilitate, îngâmfare, infatuare, ifos, înfumurare, nimicnicie, orgoliu, vanitate, zădărnicie

English - Russian - vanity

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с. суета, тщета, тщеславие

English - Turkish - vanity

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i. değersizlik, boşunalık, kurum, gösteriş, gurur, hava, kibir, makyaj masası

English - Ukrainian - vanity

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n. суєта, марнославство, марність, марнощі

English - Dutch - vanity

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zn. ijdelheid; vruchteloosheid

English - Greek - vanity

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ουσ. κενοδοξία, ματαιότης, ματαιότητα, ματαιοδοξία, αυταρέσκεια, ματαιοφροσύνη

English - Arabic - vanity

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‏تكبر، غرور، تفاخر زائف، هباء، خيلاء، حقيبة صغيرة لمستحضرات التجميل، حلية تافهة‏

English - Chinese - vanity

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(名) 虚荣心, 自负, 虚无

English - Chinese - vanity

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(名) 虛榮心, 自負, 虛無

English - Hindi - vanity

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n. व्यर्थता, बेफ़यादा, बेकारी, असफलता, आपा, अभिमान, महत्वाकांक्षा, घमंड, गुमान, ग़रूर, गरुर

English - Japanese - vanity

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(名) 虚栄心(特に表面のもの); 空虚さ; 無意味; 洗面化粧台

English - Korean - vanity

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명. 허영심, 지나친 자만심(특히 외모에 있어서); 사람으로 하여금 지나친 자만심을 갖게 하는 것; 하찮은 것, 가치 없는 것; 가치 없는 상태; 세면대 밑에 있는 장롱

English - Vietnamese - vanity

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n. tính cách hư không, tính cách hư ảo
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