Simple Definition of disappear
: to stop being visible : to pass out of sight
: to stop existing : to die or go away completely
: to become lost : to go to a place that is not known
Examples of disappear in a sentence
The two men disappeared around the corner.
The dinosaurs disappeared millions of years ago.
These problems won't just disappear by themselves.
He disappeared without a trace two years ago.
The speaker suddenly disappeared just before the beginning of the ceremony.
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Rhymes with disappear
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DISAPPEAR Defined for Kids
Definition of disappear for Students
1 : to stop being visible : pass out of sight <The sun disappeared behind a cloud.>
2 : to stop existing <Dinosaurs disappeared long ago.>
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