disappear

  • 1 Disappear — or Disappearing may refer to: Disappear (Hoobastank song) Disappear (INXS song) Disappear (No Angels song) Disappear , a song by A Perfect Murder from Cease to Suffer Disappear , a song by Beyoncé Knowles from I Am... Sasha Fierce Disappear , a… …

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  • 2 disappear — [dis΄ə pir′] vi. [ME disaperen: see DIS & APPEAR] 1. to cease to be seen; go out of sight 2. to cease being; go out of existence, use, etc.; become lost or extinct vt. to cause to disappear; specif., to kidnap and execute (persons) in a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 Disappear — Dis ap*pear , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Disappeared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disappearing}.] 1. To cease to appear or to be perceived; to pass from view, gradually or suddenly; to vanish; to be no longer seen; as, darkness disappears at the approach of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Disappear — est la cinquième chanson de l album Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence du groupe de metal progressif Dream Theater. La musique a été composée par John Myung, John Petrucci, Mike Portnoy et Jordan Rudess et les paroles ont été écrites par James… …

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  • 5 disappear — I verb abire, abscond, be effaced, be erased, be lost to view, become extinct, become imperceptible, decamp, dematerialize, dissipate, dissolve, escape, evanesce, evanescere, evaporate, exit, extinguish, fade, fade away, flee, leave, leave no… …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 disappear — early 15c., disaperen, from DIS (Cf. dis ) do the opposite of + APPEAR (Cf. appear). Earlier was disparish (early 15c.), from Fr. disparaiss , stem of disparaître. Related: Disappeared; disappearing; disappears. Slang disappearing act is… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 disappear — *vanish, evanesce, evaporate, fade Analogous words: depart, leave (see GO) Antonyms: appear Contrasted words: emerge, loom (see APPEAR): *come, arrive: issue, emanate (see SPRING) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 disappear — [v] vanish; cease abandon, abscond, be done for, be gone, be lost, be no more*, be swallowed up, cease to exist, clear, come to naught, decamp, dematerialize, depart, die, die out, disperse, dissipate, dissolve, drop out of sight*, ebb, end, end… …

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  • 9 disappear — ► VERB 1) cease to be visible. 2) cease to exist or be in use. 3) (of a person) go missing or be killed. DERIVATIVES disappearance noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 disappear */*/*/ — UK [ˌdɪsəˈpɪə(r)] / US [ˌdɪsəˈpɪr] verb [intransitive] Word forms disappear : present tense I/you/we/they disappear he/she/it disappears present participle disappearing past tense disappeared past participle disappeared 1) if someone or something …

    English dictionary

  • 11 disappear — v. 1) to disappear completely 2) (D; intr.) to disappear from (to disappear from view) * * * [ˌdɪsə pɪə] to disappear completely (D; intr.) to disappear from (to disappear from view) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 12 disappear — dis|ap|pear W2S2 [ˌdısəˈpıə US ˈpır] v 1.) to become impossible to see any longer = ↑vanish ≠ ↑appear disappear behind/under/into etc ▪ The sun had disappeared behind a cloud. disappear from view/sight ▪ David watched her car until it disappeared …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 disappear — dis|ap|pear [ ,dısə pır ] verb intransitive *** 1. ) if someone or something disappears, they move somewhere where they can no longer be seen: Dave said good night to everyone and quickly disappeared upstairs. The moon disappeared behind the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 disappear — verb ADVERB ▪ altogether, completely, entirely, fully (esp. AmE), totally ▪ all but, effectively, essentially, largely …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 disappear —    1. to be murdered    The implication is that the body is unlikely to be found:     ... then he, Danny Lehman, might disappear for a period of thirty years, or he might disappear, period. (Erdman, 1987 the alternatives were imprisonment or… …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 16 disappear — {<charset c=U><HR> } 01. Where is my tie? It was here a minute ago, and now it s [disappeared]! 02. Police are investigating the [disappearance] of a local man believed to be involved in drug dealing. 03. He tried to convince his… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 17 disappear — /dis euh pear /, v.i. 1. to cease to be seen; vanish from sight. 2. to cease to exist or be known; pass away; end gradually: One by one the symptoms disappeared. [1520 30; DIS 1 + APPEAR] Syn. 1. DISAPPEAR, FADE, VANISH suggest that something… …

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  • 18 disappear — dis•ap•pear [[t]ˌdɪs əˈpɪər[/t]] v. i. 1) to cease to be seen; vanish from sight 2) to cease to exist or be known; pass away 3) to kidnap, imprison, or kill (someone, esp. an opponent of a right wing Latin American government) • Etymology:… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 disappear — or[evaporate] or[vanish into thin air] {v. phr.} To disappear quickly, without leaving a trace. * /Money seems to disappear into thin air these days./ * /Jack just vanished into thin air before the meeting had started./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 20 disappear — or[evaporate] or[vanish into thin air] {v. phr.} To disappear quickly, without leaving a trace. * /Money seems to disappear into thin air these days./ * /Jack just vanished into thin air before the meeting had started./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms