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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vanishingnoun

    a sudden or mysterious disappearance

  2. vanishingnoun

    a sudden disappearance from sight


  1. vanishing

    Vanishing generally refers to the action of disappearing suddenly and completely, ceasing to exist, or becoming less intense or less in amount until it almost completely disappears. This term could apply to a wide range of contexts, from physical items disappearing to abstract concepts like chances or opportunities lessening or disappearing over time.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vanishing

    of Vanish

  2. Vanishing

    a. & n. from Vanish, v

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vanishing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vanishing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of vanishing in a Sentence

  1. Eric Anderson:

    We found that this long-term data set not only confirms that Lake Michigan deep waters are warming, but also shows that winter is vanishing from them.

  2. Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff:

    We still hold out a small but vanishing hope that the department will follow its legal obligations. But it is certainly my sense that this is a top-down instruction from the president to stonewall every congressional request no matter how reasonable.

  3. Susan Sontag:

    The past itself, as historical change continues to accelerate, has become the most surreal of subjects -- making it possible to see a new beauty in what is vanishing.

  4. Logan Pearsall Smith, Afterthoughts (1931) "Age and Death":

    I cannot forgive my friends for dying; I do not find these vanishing acts of theirs at all amusing.

  5. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    I cannot forgive my friends for dying I do not find these vanishing acts of theirs at all amusing.

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