Evanishment E*van"ish*ment, n. A vanishing; disappearance. [R.] --T. Jefferson. [1913 Webster]

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  • evanishment — “+ noun : the act or process of vanishing : disappearance * * * evanˈishment noun • • • Main Entry: ↑evanish …   Useful english dictionary

  • abatement — n. 1. Diminution, decrease, decrement, lessening, mitigation, moderation, assuagement, extenuation, remission. 2. Subsidence, decline, lowering, sinking, settling, wane, fading, evanishing, evanishment, ebb. 3. Discount, allowance, rebate,… …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • evanescence — n. 1. Evanishing, vanishing, evanishment, disappearance, being dissipated, gradual disappearance. 2. Transitoriness, transientness, speedy passage, short continuance, fleeting nature …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • evanescence — n fading away, vanishing, Poetic. evanishment, disappearance, occultation; evaporation, dissipation, disintegration, dissolving, melting; ephemerality, ephemeralness, fugacity, transcience, transientness, volatility, impermanence …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • evanish — /əˈvænɪʃ/ (say uh vanish), /i / (say ee ) verb (i) Obsolete 1. to vanish or disappear. 2. to cease to be. –evanishment, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • evanition — ˌevəˈnishən noun ( s) Etymology: from evanish, after such pairs as English abolish: abolition : evanishment …   Useful english dictionary

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