disappearing Definition

  • 1gradually ceasing to exist or be seen
  • 2becoming less popular or common

Using disappearing: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "disappearing" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The disappearing sun signaled the end of the day.

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    The disappearing snow is a sign of spring.

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    The disappearing wildlife is a concern for conservationists.

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    The disappearing act of the magician amazed the audience.

disappearing Synonyms and Antonyms

Antonyms for disappearing

Phrases with disappearing

  • ink that fades away after a period of time, often used for secret messages or pranks


    He wrote a message with disappearing ink on the paper.

  • a magic trick in which something or someone disappears from view


    The magician performed a disappearing trick with a rabbit.

  • a sudden and unexplained disappearance, often used humorously


    He pulled a disappearing act when it was time to pay the bill.


Summary: disappearing in Brief

The term 'disappearing' [ˌdɪsəˈpɪərɪŋ] refers to something gradually ceasing to exist or be seen, or becoming less popular or common. It can describe natural phenomena like the disappearing snow, or social trends like the disappearing wildlife. The term is also used in phrases like 'disappearing ink,' 'disappearing trick,' and 'disappearing act.'

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