If this were just about Planned Parenthood or yet another battle over abortion, the outrage would be dissipating.
The momentum that both sides had developed for peace was dissipating rapidly.
This fear, while still evident in some areas, appears to be dissipating.
I did not mind his dissipating my own fortune; the money is nothing to me.
Instead of dissipating his anxiety, this experiment does but increase it.
A mild breeze had sprung up and was dissipating the fog rapidly while churning the water into cat's paws.
You've got some hot material in the water but it's dissipating fast.
In dissipating the allied troops by their threats, they had taken care not to dissipate their own.
dissipating his hoards, sacrificing his last chattel, all that was now a blank.
The Cathedral, much as I admired it, had a bewildering and dissipating effect.
early 15c., from Latin dissipatus, past participle of dissipare "to spread abroad, scatter, disperse; squander, disintegrate," from dis- "apart" (see dis-) + supare "to throw, scatter," from PIE *swep- "to throw, sling, cast" (cf. Lithuanian supu "to swing, rock," Old Church Slavonic supo "to strew"). Related: Dissipated; dissipates; dissipating.