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Definitions of evanescent

  1. tending to vanish like vapor; "evanescent beauty" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Liable to vanish or pass away like vapor; vanishing; fleeting; as, evanescent joys. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Vanishing from notice; imperceptible. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Disappearing gradually from sight; fleeting. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Evanescence. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Fleeting: imperceptible. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. EVANESCENTLY. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. Vanishing; fleeting. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. Passing away, or liable to pass away, gradually; fading; fleeting. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. Liable to vanish; fleeting; liable to dissipation; imperceptible. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. Vanishing; fleeting; momentary; passing away. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. Disappearing early ; flowers which fade quickly. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  13. [Latin] Disappearing early; appl. flowers which fade quickly. na
  14. ev-an-es'ent, adj. fleeting; imperceptible.--v.i. EVANESCE', to fade away.--n. EVANES'CENCE.--adv. EVANES'CENTLY. [L. evanescens, -entis--e, vanesc[)e]re, to vanish--vanus, empty.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  15. (Of impression, appearance, &c.) quickly fading; (Math.) infinitesimal. Hence evanescence n., evanescently adv. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  16. Vanishing, imperceptible. Complete Dictionary
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