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dissipation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dissipation

  1. 1 a sinking to a state of low moral standards and behavior <the wasting of a once promising life in dissipation and drunkenness> Synonyms abjection, corruptness, debasement, debauchery, decadence, decadency, degeneracy, degenerateness, degeneration, degradation, demoralization, depravity, dissipatedness, corruption, dissoluteness, libertinage, libertinism, perversion, pervertedness, rakishness, turpitudeRelated Words evil, immorality, sinfulness, villainy, wickedness; filth, gangrene, rot, squalorNear Antonyms goodness, morality, righteousness, virtue

  2. 2 an act or process in which something scatters or is scattered <the dissipation of the clouds by the early morning winds> Synonyms disbandment, dispersal, dispersion, scatteringRelated Words diffusion, dissemination; breakup, dissolution, disunion, separation, splitNear Antonyms assembly, collection, concentration, gathering



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