adverb. ['ˈveɪnli'] to no avail.
- -ly (English)
- -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
- vain (English)
Words that Rhyme with Vainly
Example sentences of the word vainly
Lake Drummond, just across the border in the heart of the swamp, is the site where a young man searches vainly for his lost love, who paddles her white canoe across the water.