English

Detailed Synonyms for dissipation in English

dissipation:

dissipation [the ~] noun

  1. the dissipation
    the debauchery; the extravagance; the dissipation; the excess; the licentiousness; the lawlessness
  2. the dissipation
    the dissipation; the licentiousness; the debauchery
  3. the dissipation
    – useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly 1
    the waste; the dissipation; the wastefulness
    – useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly 1
    • waste [the ~] noun
      • if the effort brings no compensating gain it is a waste1
    • dissipation [the ~] noun
      • mindless dissipation of natural resources1
    • wastefulness [the ~] noun
  4. the dissipation
    – dissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure 1
    the dissolution; the dissipation; the licentiousness; the looseness; the profligacy
    – dissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure 1
  5. the dissipation
    – breaking up and scattering by dispersion 1
    the dissipation
    – breaking up and scattering by dispersion 1
    • dissipation [the ~] noun
      • the dissipation of the mist1

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Related Definitions for "dissipation":

  1. useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly1
    • mindless dissipation of natural resources1
  2. dissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure1
  3. breaking up and scattering by dispersion1
    • the dissipation of the mist1

dissipate:

to dissipate verb (dissipates, dissipated, dissipating)

  1. to dissipate
    to waste; to squander; to dissipate
    • waste verb (wastes, wasted, wasting)
    • squander verb (squanders, squandered, squandering)
    • dissipate verb (dissipates, dissipated, dissipating)
  2. to dissipate
    to waste; to spill; to dissipate; slop; to mess; to squander
    • waste verb (wastes, wasted, wasting)
    • spill verb (spills, spilled, spilling)
    • dissipate verb (dissipates, dissipated, dissipating)
    • slop verb
    • mess verb (messes, messed, messing)
    • squander verb (squanders, squandered, squandering)
  3. to dissipate
    to disperse; to scatter; to dissipate; to break up
    • disperse verb (disperses, dispersed, dispersing)
    • scatter verb (scatters, scattered, scattering)
    • dissipate verb (dissipates, dissipated, dissipating)
    • break up verb (breaks up, broke up, breaking up)
  4. to dissipate
    – spend frivolously and unwisely 1
    to fool; to dissipate; to shoot; fritter; to fritter away; fool away; frivol away
    – spend frivolously and unwisely 1
  5. to dissipate
    – move away from each other 1
    to disperse; to scatter; to dissipate; to spread out
    – move away from each other 1
    • disperse verb (disperses, dispersed, dispersing)
      • The crowds dispersed1
    • scatter verb (scatters, scattered, scattering)
      • The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached1
    • dissipate verb (dissipates, dissipated, dissipating)
    • spread out verb (spreads out, spread out, spreading out)
  6. to dissipate
    – to cause to separate and go in different directions 1
    to disperse; to scatter; to dissipate; to break up; to dispel
    – to cause to separate and go in different directions 1
    • disperse verb (disperses, dispersed, dispersing)
    • scatter verb (scatters, scattered, scattering)
      • She waved her hand and scattered the crowds1
    • dissipate verb (dissipates, dissipated, dissipating)
    • break up verb (breaks up, broke up, breaking up)
    • dispel verb (dispels, dispelled, dispelling)
  7. to dissipate
    – live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption 1
    to dissipate
    – live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption 1
    • dissipate verb (dissipates, dissipated, dissipating)

Conjugations for dissipate:

present
  1. dissipate
  2. dissipate
  3. dissipates
  4. dissipate
  5. dissipate
  6. dissipate
simple past
  1. dissipated
  2. dissipated
  3. dissipated
  4. dissipated
  5. dissipated
  6. dissipated
present perfect
  1. have dissipated
  2. have dissipated
  3. has dissipated
  4. have dissipated
  5. have dissipated
  6. have dissipated
past continuous
  1. was dissipating
  2. were dissipating
  3. was dissipating
  4. were dissipating
  5. were dissipating
  6. were dissipating
future
  1. shall dissipate
  2. will dissipate
  3. will dissipate
  4. shall dissipate
  5. will dissipate
  6. will dissipate
continuous present
  1. am dissipating
  2. are dissipating
  3. is dissipating
  4. are dissipating
  5. are dissipating
  6. are dissipating
subjunctive
  1. be dissipated
  2. be dissipated
  3. be dissipated
  4. be dissipated
  5. be dissipated
  6. be dissipated
diverse
  1. dissipate!
  2. let's dissipate!
  3. dissipated
  4. dissipating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

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Related Definitions for "dissipate":

  1. spend frivolously and unwisely1
  2. move away from each other1
  3. to cause to separate and go in different directions1
  4. live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption1

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