evanesce

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Synonyms for evanesce

to pass out of sight either gradually or suddenly

Synonyms for evanesce

disappear gradually

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That was their trump card and my objections evanesced.
country urbanized, the memory of a citizen militia evanesced, and the
Recently established post-colonial political and administrative systems in Africa and Asia were already eroding, and fledgling democracies evanesced throughout the third world into authoritarian regimes, often led by military juntas.
And sometimes, in the pitch-light of the bazaar God's shadow baited bears or egged men on To braggadocio or fisticuffs, or spied upon Their most secretive gestures, their least Askance innuendoes, their cupped whispering; Till, surrogate, he evanesced on the Muqattan Hills One evening, leaving only slivered veils behind.
Hobbe's "ghost of the Roman Empire" may finally have evanesced, but we professionals are in no agreement at all on whether to hold this thousand years together or how, on what basis, to divide out epochs and themes.