Examples of vanish in a Sentence
The missing girl vanished without a trace a year ago.
The papers seem to have vanished into thin air.
Dinosaurs vanished from the face of the earth millions of years ago.
Recent Examples of vanish from the Web
Before he was anointed China’s leader, in the fall of 2012, Mr. Xi mysteriously vanished for two weeks.
Things small and large - toys and family photos and entire buildings - vanish in torrents of water and gusts of wind.
Some notes likely vanished naturally, accidentally discarded or lost.
Mike, Lucas, and Dustin are thrilled to have Will back in the gang but are disappointed that Eleven has vanished.
To just say that bigotry and bullying have no place in American society — a golden rule that schools have been reciting for years — doesn’t make intolerance vanish.
Three years ago, Scales' 27-year-old daughter Kristy Kelley vanished.
Salaried jobs vanish; drugs pour in; the town feels different: That’s a sufficient reason to make up your mind.
When Ballmer left the group to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion in 2014, much of the Sodo project’s money vanished.
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Origin and Etymology of vanish
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsdematerialize, dissolve, evanesce, evaporate, fade, flee, fly, go (away), melt, sink, disappear
Related Wordsblank (out), clear, die (away or down or out), disperse, dissipate, dissolve, dry up; blur, dim
Near Antonymsarrive, break out, come out, emerge, issue, loom, show up
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