Associations to the word «Disappearing»


DISAPPEAR, verb. (intransitive) To vanish.
DISAPPEAR, verb. (transitive) To make vanish.
DISAPPEAR, verb. (intransitive) To go away; to become lost.

Dictionary definition

DISAPPEAR, verb. Get lost, as without warning or explanation; "He disappeared without a trace".
DISAPPEAR, verb. Become invisible or unnoticeable; "The effect vanished when day broke".
DISAPPEAR, verb. Cease to exist; "An entire civilization vanished".
DISAPPEAR, verb. Become less intense and fade away gradually; "her resistance melted under his charm"; "her hopes evaporated after years of waiting for her fiance".

Wise words

Every once in a while, you let a word or phrase out and you want to catch it and bring it back. You can't do that. It's gone, gone forever.
Dan Quayle