Definitions for evanescentˌɛv əˈnɛs ənt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. evanescent(adj)

    tending to vanish like vapor

    "evanescent beauty"

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  1. evanescent(Adjective)

    Vanishing, disappearing.

  2. evanescent(Adjective)

    Ephemeral, momentary, fleeting.

  3. evanescent(Adjective)

    Barely there; almost imperceptible.

  4. Origin: From evanescens

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  1. Evanescent(adj)

    liable to vanish or pass away like vapor; vanishing; fleeting; as, evanescent joys

  2. Evanescent(adj)

    vanishing from notice; imperceptible

  3. Origin: [L. evanescens, -entis, p. pr. of evanescere.]


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