Definitions for disappearanceˌdɪs əˈpɪər əns

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dis•ap•pear•anceˌdɪs əˈpɪər əns(n.)

  1. the act or an instance of disappearing; a ceasing to be seen or to exist.

Origin of disappearance:

1705–15

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disappearance, disappearing(noun)

    the act of leaving secretly or without explanation

  2. disappearance(noun)

    the event of passing out of sight

  3. fade, disappearance(noun)

    gradually ceasing to be visible

  4. disappearance(noun)

    ceasing to exist

    "he regretted the disappearance of Greek from school curricula"; "what was responsible for the disappearance of the rainforest?"; "the disappearance of resistance at very low temperatures"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. disappearance(noun)ˌdɪs əˈpɪər əns

    when sb leaves or is taken without explanation

    the disappearance of several men from the village

  2. disappearanceˌdɪs əˈpɪər əns

    the fact of ceasing to exist or be seen

    the disappearance of several species of frog; the light's sudden disappearance

Wiktionary

  1. disappearance(Noun)

    The action of disappearing or vanishing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disappearance(noun)

    the act of disappearing; cessation of appearance; removal from sight; vanishing

Freebase

  1. Disappearance

    Disappearance is a young adult novel written by Jude Watson, the sequel to Premonitions.


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