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For vain
Vain Vain, n. Vanity; emptiness; -- now used only in the phrase in vain. For vain. See In vain. [Obs.] --Shak. In vain, to no purpose; without effect; ineffectually. `` In vain doth valor bleed.' --Milton. `` In vain they do worship me.' --Matt. xv. 9. To take the name of God in vain, to use the name of God with levity or profaneness.

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