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Synonyms for dissolve
dɪˈzɒlvdis·solve

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Wiktionary3.0 / 1 vote

  1. dissolvenoun

    Synonyms:
    fade out, melt

  2. dissolveverb

    To terminate a union of multiple members actively, as by disbanding

    The ruling party or coalition sometimes dissolves parliament early when the polls are favorable, hoping to reconvene with a larger majority

    Synonyms:
    fade out, melt

  3. dissolveverb

    To destroy, make disappear

    Synonyms:
    fade out, melt

  4. dissolveverb

    To liquify, melt into a fluid

    Synonyms:
    melt, fade out

  5. dissolveverb

    To be melted, changed into a fluid

    Synonyms:
    melt, fade out

  6. dissolveverb

    To disintegrate chemically into a solution by immersion into a liquid or gas.

    Synonyms:
    melt, fade out

  7. dissolveverb

    To be disintegrated by such immersion.

    Synonyms:
    fade out, melt

  8. dissolveverb

    To disperse, drive apart a group of persons.

    Synonyms:
    fade out, melt

  9. dissolveverb

    To shift from one shot to another by having the former fade out as the latter fades in.

    Synonyms:
    melt, fade out

  10. dissolveverb

    To resolve itself as by dissolution

    Synonyms:
    melt, fade out

English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dissolve

    Synonyms:
    adjourn, break up, disband, discharge, dismiss, disperse, prorogue, scatter, separate

    Antonyms:
    assemble, call, call together, collect, convene, convoke, gather, muster, summon

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dissolveverb

    (film) a gradual transition from one scene to the next; the next scene is gradually superimposed as the former scene fades out

  2. dissolve, fade out, fade awayverb

    become weaker

    "The sound faded out"

    Synonyms:
    melt, thaw, break up, unthaw, resolve, dethaw, dismiss, fade out, disband, fade away, unfreeze

  3. dissolve, resolve, break upverb

    cause to go into a solution

    "The recipe says that we should dissolve a cup of sugar in two cups of water"

    Synonyms:
    fragmentise, settle, decompose, collapse, solve, interrupt, melt, crash, dismiss, split up, pick, disband, dismantle, break up, recess, answer, fade away, part, crock up, fragmentize, sever, purpose, fragment, conclude, split, adjourn, disperse, separate, disrupt, take apart, thaw, cut off, crack, adjudicate, break apart, fade out, decide, dissipate, scatter, break down, calve, resolve, disassemble, unthaw, dispel, dethaw, break, crack up, unfreeze

  4. dissolve, break upverb

    come to an end

    "Their marriage dissolved"; "The tobacco monopoly broke up"

    Synonyms:
    fragmentise, unfreeze, decompose, collapse, interrupt, melt, crash, dismiss, split up, pick, dethaw, dismantle, break up, recess, fade away, part, crock up, fragmentize, sever, cut off, fragment, split, disperse, separate, disrupt, thaw, crack, disassemble, break apart, disband, calve, dissipate, scatter, break down, resolve, unthaw, take apart, dispel, adjourn, break, crack up, fade out

  5. disband, dissolveverb

    stop functioning or cohering as a unit

    "The political wing of the party dissolved after much internal fighting"

    Synonyms:
    melt, thaw, unfreeze, break up, unthaw, resolve, dethaw, dismiss, fade out, disband, fade away

  6. dissolveverb

    cause to lose control emotionally

    "The news dissolved her into tears"

    Synonyms:
    melt, thaw, break up, unthaw, resolve, dethaw, dismiss, fade out, disband, fade away, unfreeze

  7. dissolveverb

    lose control emotionally

    "She dissolved into tears when she heard that she had lost all her savings in the pyramid scheme"

    Synonyms:
    melt, thaw, break up, unthaw, resolve, dethaw, dismiss, fade out, disband, fade away, unfreeze

  8. dissolveverb

    cause to fade away

    "dissolve a shot or a picture"

    Synonyms:
    melt, thaw, break up, unthaw, resolve, dethaw, dismiss, fade out, disband, fade away, unfreeze

  9. dissolveverb

    pass into a solution

    "The sugar quickly dissolved in the coffee"

    Synonyms:
    melt, thaw, break up, unthaw, resolve, dethaw, dismiss, fade out, disband, fade away, unfreeze

  10. dissolve, thaw, unfreeze, unthaw, dethaw, meltverb

    become or cause to become soft or liquid

    "The sun melted the ice"; "the ice thawed"; "the ice cream melted"; "The heat melted the wax"; "The giant iceberg dissolved over the years during the global warming phase"; "dethaw the meat"

    Synonyms:
    unthaw, melt down, unblock, unfreeze, mellow out, melt, fade away, thaw, free, release, dethaw, dismiss, resolve, disappear, run, break up, evaporate, fade out, meld, mellow, fade, disband

  11. dissolve, break upverb

    bring the association of to an end or cause to break up

    "The decree officially dissolved the marriage"; "the judge dissolved the tobacco company"

    Synonyms:
    fragmentise, unfreeze, decompose, collapse, interrupt, melt, crash, dismiss, split up, pick, dethaw, dismantle, break up, recess, fade away, part, crock up, fragmentize, sever, cut off, fragment, split, disperse, separate, disrupt, thaw, crack, disassemble, break apart, disband, calve, dissipate, scatter, break down, resolve, unthaw, take apart, dispel, adjourn, break, crack up, fade out

  12. dissolve, dismissverb

    declare void

    "The President dissolved the parliament and called for new elections"

    Synonyms:
    send away, brush aside, give the sack, unfreeze, disregard, usher out, melt, fade away, give notice, thaw, unthaw, drop, discount, dethaw, send packing, force out, dismiss, resolve, can, push aside, break up, brush off, fade out, fire, displace, ignore, sack, terminate, give the axe, disband, throw out

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dissolveverb

    Synonyms:
    liquefy, melt

  2. dissolveverb

    Synonyms:
    disunite, sever, separate, divide, loose, disorganize, break apart

  3. dissolveverb

    Synonyms:
    destroy, ruin

  4. dissolveverb

    Synonyms:
    terminate, bring to an end, put an end to, break up

  5. dissolveverb

    Synonyms:
    melt, liquefy, be melted

  6. dissolveverb

    Synonyms:
    vanish, disappear, fade, melt away, be dissipated

  7. dissolveverb

    Synonyms:
    perish, crumble, be destroyed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dissolveverb

    Synonyms:
    melt, liquefy, macerate, fuse, deliquesce, disorganize, disband, disperse, sunder, disunite

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "dissolve":

    disband, dissolution, disbanding, disbandment, dismantle, discontinue

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#226050disbandment

How to use dissolve in a sentence?

  1. Maxim Behar:

    The perception of the PR expert as a creative liar is going to die over the next few years. It will dissolve as a notion in the public mindset, because liars simply cannot exist in modern PR life.

  2. Kevin Hewison:

    If they go the nuclear option and get rid of one of the parties, entirely dissolve them, then I think you may see people getting really, really, really upset.

  3. Superintendent John Escalante:

    The goal is to change the way officers think when they approach a critical incident by establishing time and distance to allow for more prudent thinking and physical space to promote a safer environment, we expect that every police officer develops skills and abilities that allow them to help dissolve confrontations by the using the least amount of physical or lethal force necessary.

  4. Waiter Rant, Waiter Rant weblog, 06-21-05:

    Angels dancing on the head of a pin dissolve into nothingness at the bedside of a dying child.

  5. Mickey Mehta:

    Let's pray to the elements like children again. Oh earth, as all grows out of you...let me grow too, oh sky, I too wish to rise high...oh water, let me go...with the flow, oh fire, let me evolve and dissolve all desires...oh air, bring me all blessings from this universe to share...oh ether, please raise my spiritual meter! Let our prayers be revolutionized, get MickeyMized.


Translations for dissolve

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  • разтварям се, разпускам, разтварямBulgarian
  • rozpustitCzech
  • auflösenGerman
  • disolverSpanish
  • liueta, hajota, hajautua, purkaa, hajottaa, ristikuva, liuottaaFinnish
  • dissoudreFrench
  • díscaoil, scaoilIrish
  • leaghScottish Gaelic
  • feloldódik, feloszlat, oszlat, feloldHungarian
  • լուծելArmenian
  • dissolvenzaItalian
  • 溶かす, 廃止, 溶く, 解散, 溶けるJapanese
  • verdampen, oplossen, ontbinden, uiteendrijven, fade-outDutch
  • rozpuszczać, rozwiązywaćPolish
  • dissolverPortuguese
  • растворить, распуститься, раствориться, распадаться, растворяться, растворять, распасться, распускаться, распускать, распуститьRussian
  • растворити, raspasti, rastvoriti, распастиSerbo-Croatian
  • skingra, lösa, lösa uppSwedish

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