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Definition 1: get lost, as without warning or explanation - [verb of change]

Samples where vanish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He disappeared without a trace

Synonyms for vanish in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of vanish ) diminish in size or intensity

(... is a kind of vanish ) become extinct

"Dinosaurs died out"

(... is a kind of vanish ) disappear without notifying anyone (idiom)

(... is a kind of vanish ) lose freshness, vigor, or vitality

"Her bloom was fading"

(... is a kind of vanish ) disappear gradually

"The pain eventually passed off"

(... is a kind of vanish ) go away or leave

"He absented himself"

(... is a kind of vanish ) be abolished or discarded

"These ugly billboards have to go!" "These luxuries all had to go under the Khmer Rouge"

(... is a kind of vanish ) disappear or come to an end

"Their anger died" "My secret will die with me!"

(... is a kind of vanish ) go as if by falling

"Grief fell from our hearts"

(... is a kind of vanish ) go away from the surface to which (a substance) is adsorbed

Definition 2: decrease rapidly and disappear - [verb of change]

Samples where vanish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the money vanished in las Vegas
  • all my stock assets have vaporized

Synonyms for vanish in the sense of this definition

(vanish is a kind of ...) decrease in size, extent, or range

"The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester" "The cabin pressure fell dramatically" "her weight fell to under a hundred pounds" "his voice fell to a whisper"

(vanish has a similar meaning as ...) pass away rapidly

"Time flies like an arrow" "Time fleeing beneath him"

Definition 3: cease to exist - [verb of change]

Samples where vanish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • An entire civilization vanished

Synonyms for vanish in the sense of this definition

(vanish is a kind of ...) have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical

"the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed" "Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other" "My property ends by the bushes" "The symphony ends in a pianissimo"

Definition 4: pass away rapidly - [verb of motion]

Samples where vanish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Time flies like an arrow
  • Time fleeing beneath him

Synonyms for vanish in the sense of this definition

(vanish is a kind of ...) pass by

"three years elapsed"

(vanish has a similar meaning as ...) decrease rapidly and disappear

"the money vanished in las Vegas" "all my stock assets have vaporized"

Definition 5: become invisible or unnoticeable - [verb of perception]

Samples where vanish or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The effect vanished when day broke

Synonyms for vanish in the sense of this definition

(vanish is a kind of ...) have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical

"the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed" "Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other" "My property ends by the bushes" "The symphony ends in a pianissimo"

(... is a kind of vanish ) become immaterial; disappear

(... is a kind of vanish ) go away or disappear

"The fog cleared in the afternoon"

(... is a kind of vanish ) disappear suddenly, as if under the surface of a body of water

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