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van·ish

 (văn′ĭsh)
intr.v. van·ished, van·ish·ing, van·ish·es
1.
a. To pass out of sight, especially quickly; disappear. See Synonyms at disappear.
b. To pass out of existence: when the dinosaurs vanished from the earth.
2. Mathematics To become zero. Used of a function or variable.

[Middle English vanisshen, alteration of Old French esvanir, esvaniss-, from Vulgar Latin *exvanīre, alteration of Latin ēvānēscere : ē-, ex-, ex- + vānēscere, to vanish (from vānus, empty; see euə- in Indo-European roots).]

van′ish·er n.
van′ish·ing·ly adv.
van′ish·ment n.

vanished

(ˈvænɪʃt)
adj
(of civilizations, cities, species) having ceased to exist
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.vanished - having passed out of existencevanished - having passed out of existence; "vanished civilizations"
nonexistent - not having existence or being or actuality; "chimeras are nonexistent"

vanished

adjective
No longer in use, force, or operation:
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I proceed to put myself in communication with her; I even happen to possess some special means,' with a glance at Eugene, 'of putting myself in communication with her; but I fail too, because she has vanished.'
`I thought it would,' said the Cat, and vanished again.
Once - it was in the old harbour, just before the Tremolino's last voyage - he vanished thus overboard to my infinite consternation.
When the peasants, with their singing, had vanished out of sight and hearing, a weary feeling of despondency at his own isolation, his physical inactivity, his alienation from this world, came over Levin.
Our lives, our tears, as water, Are spilled upon the ground; God giveth no man quarter, Yet God a means hath found; Though faith and hope have vanished, And even love grows dim; A means whereby His banished Be not expelled from Him!
When the Man had vanished inside, Saint Peter took his memorandum- tablet and made the following entry:
The bird rose up in the air in its agony and vanished into the clouds, and the youth fell on to the broad branches of the apple-tree.
He is haunted from out the crumbled palaces of vanished kings, where "in the form of blue flames one sees spirits moving through each dark recess." He is haunted by the traditional voices of the old masters of his craft, and lastly, more than all, by the dead women and men of his race, the ancestors that count in the making of his composite soul and have their silent say in every action, thought, and impulse of his life.
All Nicholas' animation vanished. He waited for the first pause in the conversation, and then with a distressed face left the room to find Sonya.
The pale light which revealed her to me quivered, sunk, vanished. She had spoken.
The almost vanished flowers in the carpet-pattern, she conceived to be newly hideous.
It seemed as if the English tongue was doomed to vanish before the conquering Norman, even as the ancient British tongue had vanished before the conquering English.