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vanity 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˈvanətē/,
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vanities, plural;
  1. Excessive pride in or admiration of one's own appearance or achievements
    • - it flattered his vanity to think I was in love with him
    • - the personal vanities and ambitions of politicians
  2. Denoting a person or company that publishes works at the author's expense
    • - a vanity press
  3. The quality of being worthless or futile
    • - the vanity of human wishes
  4. A dressing table

  5. A bathroom unit consisting of a washbasin typically set into a counter with a cabinet beneath


  1. amour propre: feelings of excessive pride
  2. the quality of being valueless or futile; "he rejected the vanities of the world"
  3. conceit: the trait of being unduly vain and conceited; false pride
  4. dressing table: low table with mirror or mirrors where one sits while dressing or applying makeup
  5. In conventional parlance, vanity is the excessive belief in one's own abilities or attractiveness to others. Prior to the 14th century it did not have such narcissistic undertones, and merely meant futility. ...
  6. Vanity is the third full length studio album to be released by metalcore band Eighteen Visions. It was their first album to feature a music video, which was for "You Broke Like Glass". ...
  7. Vanity Shops of Grand Forks, also known as Vanity, is a mall-based chain of clothing stores that sells junior/teen women’s apparel and accessories. The fashion retailer’s clothing items range in size from zero to 17 with pants inseam lengths of up to .
  8. Aztek is a fictional character, a superhero in the DC Universe. Based out of the fictional Vanity City, Aztek is the champion of the Aztec god Quetzalcoatl. The character first appeared in Aztek, The Ultimate Man #1 in August 1996, created by Grant Morrison and Mark Millar. ...
  9. The Fame is the debut studio album by American recording artist Lady Gaga. It was released on August 19, 2008 by Interscope Records. After writing songs for several established acts, Gaga released this album. The main theme of the songs is about how anyone can feel famous like a celebrity. ...
  10. Denise Katrina Matthews (born January 4, 1959), better known by her stage name Vanity, but sometimes credited as Denise Matthews-Smith or D.D. Winters, is a Canadian-born singer, songwriter, dancer, actress, model, and currently a Christian preacher. ...
  11. "Vanity" is a popular song.
  12. The Vanity is a Group 3 Australian Thoroughbred horse race held under set weight conditions with penalties, for 3 year old fillies, over a distance of 1400 metres. It is held at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne in February. Prizemoney is AUD$200,000.
  13. That which is vain, futile, or worthless; that which is of no value, use or profit; Excessive pride in or admiration of one's own appearance or achievements; A dressing table used to apply makeup, preen, and coif hair. ...
  14. A bathroom storage cabinet beneath the counter. Some plumbers also call a lavatory sink a vanity.
  15. reference to an illusion or trick that Prospero has created.
  16. A bathroom cabinet that encloses a basin and its water lines and drain, usually furnished with shelves and drawers underneath for storage of toiletries.
  17. Inflated pride in oneself or one's appearance; Conceit. E.g., "Vanity working on a weak mind produces every kind of mischief." - Mr. Knightley
  18. A general term for cabinets in restrooms. Vanities are base cabinets with two exceptions they are not as deep or high. The standard vanity is 21 inches deep by 32 inches high as opposed to 24 by 34.5 inches for normal base kitchen cabinets, but may come in other sizes.
  19. A cabinet and lavatory combination for a bathroom.
  20. is the nightclub at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. It is part of the property expansion and occupies new space. Designed by Mr. Important, the 14,000-square-foot (1,300 m^2) venue has two bars and 60 VIP booths. ...
  21. Bathroom cabinet with the sink on the top.
  22. A cabinet or stand that supports a basin. Often includes a storage cabinet. See Consoles & Vanities
  23. Cabinetry or stand that is used to support a sink.
  24. A card created from the 4 Evolution King cards and is used to revive Jyushin 14, but needs a sacrifice to revive him. Anyone sealed with this card is the sacrifice.
  25. Nothingness, emptiness, wastefulness.