Disappear definition

dĭsə-pîr
To cease being; go out of existence, use, etc.; become lost or extinct.
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To cease to be seen; go out of sight.
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To pass out of sight; vanish.

The moon disappeared behind the clouds.

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To cease to be seen; be missing or unfound.

Her purse disappeared from her locker. The plane disappeared somewhere over the Pacific Ocean.

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The definition of disappear is to no longer be able to be seen.

An example of disappear is when someone hides in a dark room.

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To disappear is defined as to no longer exist.

An example of disappear is what happens to an animal that goes extinct.

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(intransitive) To vanish.
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To make vanish.
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(intransitive) To go away; to become lost.
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(informal) To cause to disappear; specif., to kidnap and execute (persons) in a clandestine program of political terror.
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To cease to exist.

Dinosaurs disappeared at the end of the Cretaceous Period.

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To cause (someone) to disappear, especially by kidnapping or murder.
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Origin of disappear

  • dis- +‎ appear

    From Wiktionary