Evanescence

Evanescence

/ˌɛv.əˈnɛs.n̩s/, /ˌɛv.əˈnɛs.n̩s/
noun, singular
plural – evanescences

Derived forms

v. evanesce

Definition

The act or state of evanescing, as in vanishing away.

Synonyms

disappearance, dissipation

Antonyms

appearance

Word origin

The word originates from Latin evanescere, meaning to disappear.

Examples of sentences containing ‘evanescence’