Definition of dissolve:
- To annul; to rescind; to discharge or release; as, to dissolve an injunction.
- To become fluid; to be melted; to be liquefied.
- To break the continuity of; to disconnect; to disunite; to sunder; to loosen; to undo; to separate.
- To convert into a liquid by means of heat, moisture, etc.,; to melt; to liquefy; to soften.
- To fade away; to fall to nothing; to lose power.
- To relax by pleasure; to make powerless.
- To separate into competent parts; to disorganize; to break up; hence, to bring to an end by separating the parts, sundering a relation, etc.; to terminate; to destroy; to deprive of force; as, to dissolve a partnership; to dissolve Parliament.
- To solve; to clear up; to resolve.
- To waste away; to be dissipated; to be decomposed or broken up.
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- disappear (part of speech: verb)
- disintegrate (part of speech: verb)
- annul (part of speech: verb)
- liquefy (part of speech: verb)
- scatter (part of speech: verb)
- lose (part of speech: verb)
- "Mortal Coils", Aldous Huxley.
- "Mr. Trunnell", T. Jenkins Hains.
- "The Progressionists, and Angela.", Conrad von Bolanden.