Verb(1) to cause to separate and go in different directions(2) move away from each other(3) spend frivolously and unwisely(4) live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption
(1) In minimum-security prisons, like the camp in Florence, Colorado where I currently am confined, racial tensions tend to dissipate , if not disappear.(2) I don't hold on to the anger, if I can just let it dissipate on its own.(3) The fact that very few of the cathedral's stained-glass windows could be opened meant the smoke was slow to dissipate .(4) It's likely to dissipate resources ineffectually and spread potential damage far.(5) Plus, these harsh emotions were already starting to dissipate , and I truly didn't want to unnerve my best friend.(6) You dissipate resources by maintaining economically unviable units.(7) These agents will evaporate and dissipate much more rapidly in hot, dry weather.(8) I'll go and see it again to see if my disappointment might dissipate .(9) It meant resisting the temptation to chase off after secondary objectives and, in the process, dissipate resources.(10) At the same time, given the growth in household information, given integration, it's unlikely that the core for the housing market will evaporate or dissipate .(11) To do otherwise is to dissipate resources in random spending.(12) he wanted to dissipate his anger(13) So immediate emotion can dissipate before a country's population can make an important decision?(14) I took a long, deep drag and watched the smoke rings dissipate in the cool evening sky.(15) They were turning to the color of pale lemons as the smoke started to dissipate .(16) Too often, free flowing emotions of sympathy dissipate with the initial fascination, without confronting the long-term consequences of misfortune.
1. disappear ::
2. squander ::
3. scatter ::
4. frivol away ::
1. assemble ::
2. cluster ::
3. collect ::
4. concentrate ::
5. congregate ::
6. gather ::
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...for that dense molecular cloud
of Aramis to DISSIPATE.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 3
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