disappear/vanish into thin air

Definition of disappear/vanish into thin air

:to disappear completely in a way that is mysterious
  • The papers seem to have vanished into thin air.

Word by Word Definitions

disappear play
  1. : to pass from view

  2. : to cease to be : pass out of existence or notice

  3. : to cause the disappearance of

vanish play
  1. : to pass quickly from sight : disappear

  2. : to pass completely from existence

  3. : to assume the value zero

thin play
  1. : having little extent from one surface to its opposite

  2. : measuring little in cross section or diameter

  3. : not dense in arrangement or distribution

  1. : to make thin or thinner:

  2. : to reduce in thickness or depth : attenuate

  3. : to make less dense or viscous

  1. : in a thin manner : thinly

air play
  1. : breath

  2. : the mixture of invisible odorless tasteless gases (such as nitrogen and oxygen) that surrounds the earth

  3. : a light breeze

  1. : to expose to the air for drying, purifying, or refreshing : ventilate

  2. : to expose to public view or bring to public notice

  3. : to transmit by radio or television


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