Synonyms and related words:
aerate, aerify, air-dry, anhydrate, atomize, attenuate, bake, be annihilated, be consumed, be destroyed, be gone, be no more, be wiped out, blast-freeze, blot, blow off, brine, brush, burn, carbonate, cast forth, cease, cease to be, cease to exist, chlorinate, clear, clear away, corn, cure, dehumidify, dehydrate, dematerialize, depart, desiccate, die, die away, die out, dilute, disappear, dispel, disperse, dissipate, dissolve, distill, do a fade-out, drain, drive away, dry, dry-cure, dry-salt, dwindle, embalm, emit, erode, escape, etherify, etherize, evanesce, exhale, exit, expire, exsiccate, fade, fade away, fade out, fire, flee, fleet, flit, fluidize, fly, fractionate, freeze, freeze-dry, fume, fumigate, gasify, give off, go, go away, hide, hydrogenate, insolate, irradiate, jerk, kiln, kipper, leave no trace, leave the scene, marinade, marinate, melt, melt away, melt like snow, mummify, oxygenate, parch, pass, pass away, pass off, pass out, perfume, perish, peter out, pickle, preservatize, quick-freeze, reek, refrigerate, retire from sight, rub, salt, scorch, sear, season, send out, shrivel, sink, sink away, smoke, smoke-cure, soak up, sponge, spray, steam, stuff, sublimate, sublime, suffer an eclipse, sun, sun-dry, swab, thin, thin out, torrefy, towel, vanish, vanish from sight, vaporize, volatilize, waste, waste away, weaken, wear away, weazen, wipe, wither, wizen

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.


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  • Evaporate — E*vap o*rate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Evaporated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Evaporating}.] [L. evaporatus, p. p. of evaporare; e out + vapor steam or vapor. See {Vapor}.] 1. To pass off in vapor, as a fluid; to escape and be dissipated, either in visible… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Evaporate — E*vap o*rate, v. t. 1. To convert from a liquid or solid state into vapor (usually) by the agency of heat; to dissipate in vapor or fumes. [1913 Webster] 2. To expel moisture from (usually by means of artificial heat), leaving the solid portion;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Evaporate — E*vap o*rate, a. [L. evaporatus, p. p.] Dispersed in vapors. Thomson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • evaporate — index consume, disappear, lessen, perish Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • evaporate — (v.) early 15c., from L. evaporatum, pp. of evaporare (see EVAPORATION (Cf. evaporation)). Related: Evaporated; evaporating …   Etymology dictionary

  • evaporate — *vanish, evanesce, disappear, fade Analogous words: *escape, decamp, flee, fly: dissipate, dispel (see SCATTER) …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • evaporate — [v] dry up, dissolve clear, concentrate, dehumidify, dehydrate, dematerialize, desiccate, disappear, dispel, disperse, dissipate, evanesce, evanish, fade, fade away, melt, parch, pass, vanish, vaporize, weaken; concepts 469,698 Ant. dampen, soak …   New thesaurus

  • evaporate — ► VERB 1) turn from liquid into vapour. 2) cease to exist: my goodwill evaporated. DERIVATIVES evaporation noun evaporative adjective evaporator noun. ORIGIN Latin evaporare, from vapor steam, vapour …   English terms dictionary

  • evaporate — [ē vap′ə rāt΄, ivap′ə rāt΄] vt. evaporated, evaporating [ME evaporaten < L evaporatus, pp. of evaporare < e , out, from + vaporare, to emit vapor < vapor, VAPOR] 1. to change (a liquid or solid) into vapor; drive out or draw off in the… …   English World dictionary

  • evaporate — /i vap euh rayt /, v., evaporated, evaporating. v.i. 1. to change from a liquid or solid state into vapor; pass off in vapor. 2. to give off moisture. 3. to disappear; vanish; fade: His hopes evaporated. v.t. 4. to convert into a gaseous state or …   Universalium

  • evaporate — UK [ɪˈvæpəreɪt] / US [ɪˈvæpəˌreɪt] verb Word forms evaporate : present tense I/you/we/they evaporate he/she/it evaporates present participle evaporating past tense evaporated past participle evaporated 1) [intransitive/transitive] if liquid… …   English dictionary

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