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English definition of “disappear”


verb [I]     /ˌdɪsəˈpɪər/
NOT SEE B1 to become impossible to see: She watched him disappear into the crowd.Appearing and disappearing
GO B1 to suddenly go somewhere and become impossible to find: Her husband disappeared in 1991.Appearing and disappearing
STOP EXISTING B2 to stop existing: These flowers are disappearing from our countryside.Coming to an endCausing something to end
disappearance     /ˌdɪsəˈpɪərəns/ noun [C, U] B2 Police are investigating the girl's disappearance. → See also disappear/vanish into thin air
(Definition of disappear verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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