Sentence for vainly | Use vainly in a sentence

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  • I stared vainly. (10)
  • Her friend Emma probed for the reason vainly. (10)
  • Nor vainly to the Sphinx thy voice was raised! (10)
  • A little cheering was tried on him, but vainly. (10)
  • Caroline vainly strove to deny that she had told him. (10)
  • And he called to her, thinking vainly his voice might reach her. (10)
  • She tried to stop him; but vainly; he would go on, and say it all. (4)
  • She felt like one vainly trying to fly in hearing him; she felt old. (10)
  • He vainly flatters himself that change of Air will heal the Wounds of a broken Heart! (4)
  • Vainly, as becomes a candid country lass, blue-eyed Susan tells him that she is but a poor dairymaid. (10)
  • So Dietel found room, and, after vainly looking for Kuni among the others, gazed out at the starlit sky. (5)
  • The enamoured caricaturist vainly protested that he had not seen it from the beginning, and did not now. (10)
  • Vainly, for these would not to the ships, to the Hellespont spacious, Backward turn, nor be whipped to the battle among the Achaians. (10)
  • March confided to him his secret trouble as to tips, and they tried vainly to enlighten each other as to what a just tip was. (9)
  • Now thou plumest thee vainly because of a graze of my footsole; Reck I as were that stroke from a woman or some pettish infant. (10)
  • Vain the last childlike pleading voice for life, The quick resolve, the young heroic brow, So like, so like, and vainly beautiful! (10)
  • Vainly now the floating Naiads Seek to pierce the laurel maze, Nought but laurel meets their glances, Laurel glistens as they gaze. (10)
  • She could see through him to the depth of the skin, which his fencing sensitiveness vainly attempted to cover as it did the heart of him. (10)
  • Sigh round her, odorous winds; and, envious rose, So vainly envious, with such blushes gifted, Bow to her; die, strangled with jealous throes, O Bulbul! (10)

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