Definition of "disappearing" []

  • To cease to be visible; vanish (verb)
  • To go away or become lost, esp secretly or without explanation (verb)
  • To cease to exist, have effect, or be known; become extinct or lost (verb)
  • To arrest secretly or abduct and presumably imprison or kill (a member of an opposing political group) (verb)
  • Present participle of disappear. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "disappearing" in a sentence
  • "I have heard many statesmen say that his private business is his private business and that Sanford should only resign because of his negligence in disappearing from the state for 5 days."
  • "After disappearing from the public eye for nearly a week, Sanford, 49, acknowledged Wednesday that he had not hiked the Appalachian Trail - as his staff had said earlier - but had been in Buenos Aires, Argentina."
  • "African-American baseball players have been disappearing from the sport."