- to deprive of or lose material character.
Origin of dematerialize
Related Words for dematerializedie, melt, evaporate, fade, dissolve, depart, wane, retire, escape, go, dissipate, perish, expire, sink, flee, retreat, fly, recede, leave, withdraw
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Historical Examples of dematerialize
He added, 'When this structure has served its purpose, Babaji will dematerialize it.'Autobiography of a YOGI
If mortal, I must kill it, if ghostly, the noise of my rifle might dematerialize it.Animal Ghosts
Sometimes they wait till dawn bids them dematerialize before it.Old Plymouth Trails
So Hildegard, acting on a scriptural hint, is enabled to dematerialize her doctrine of the after-things.
I cannot dematerialize either you or your vessel until I work out the formula for your peculiar atomic structure.The Skylark of Space
Edward Elmer Smith and Lee Hawkins Garby
- to cease to have material existence, as in science fiction or spiritualism
- to disappear without trace; vanish