dissipate

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈdɪsəpeɪt/
  • SAMPA: /"dIs@peIt/

Verb[change]

Plain form
dissipate

Third-person singular
dissipates

Past tense
dissipated

Past participle
dissipated

Present participle
dissipating

  1. If something dissipates, it dies out.
    The bad smell dissipated after a couple days.
    A hurricane has now dissipated.

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