Synonyms of dissolve in English:

dissolve


See definition of dissolve

verb

1‘heat the water until the sugar dissolves’

SYNONYMS

go into solution, become a solution, break down

liquefy, melt, deliquesce

disintegrate, diffuse

technical solvate

ANTONYMS

condense

2‘his hopes dissolved’

SYNONYMS

disappear, vanish, melt away, evaporate, disperse, dissipate, disintegrate

dwindle, fade, fade away, fall away, subside, ebb, wane, peter out, fizzle out, crumble, decompose, wilt, wither

perish, die, be destroyed, cease to exist, come to an end, pass away, evanesce

ANTONYMS

appear

3‘the crowd had dissolved’

SYNONYMS

disperse, disband, break up, split up, separate, scatter, go their separate ways, go in different directions, disjoin

ANTONYMS

join together

4‘the National Assembly was dissolved after a coup’

SYNONYMS

disband, disestablish, dismiss

bring to an end, end, terminate, finish, cease, conclude, discontinue, break up, split up, close down, wind down, wind up, suspend

prorogue, adjourn

scrap, abolish, do away with, get rid of

ANTONYMS

establish

5‘the marriage was dissolved in 1985’

SYNONYMS

annul, nullify, void

cancel, invalidate, overturn, repeal, rescind, revoke

divorce


Phrases

    dissolve into/in

      ‘a timid child who was always the first to dissolve into tears’

      SYNONYMS

      burst into, break into, collapse into, break down into

      be overcome with

      informal

      crack up