Synonyms of dissipate in English:


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1‘his anger had dissipated’


disappear, vanish, evaporate, dissolve, melt away, melt into thin air, be dispelled, dematerialize

disperse, scatter

drive away, dispel, banish

quell, allay, check

literary evanesce


grow, develop

2‘he had dissipated his fortune’


squander, fritter, fritter away, misspend, waste, throw away, make poor use of, be prodigal with

spend freely, spend recklessly, lavish, expend, spend like water, throw around like confetti

exhaust, drain, deplete, burn, burn up, use up, consume, run through, go through, lose

informal blow, splurge, pour down the drain, throw down the drain, spend money as if it grows on trees, spend money as if there were no tomorrow, spend money as if it were going out of fashion, spend money as if it were going out of style

British informal blue

vulgar slang piss away