verb (used without object), e·vap·o·rat·ed, e·vap·o·rat·ing.
verb (used with object), e·vap·o·rat·ed, e·vap·o·rat·ing.
Origin of evaporate
Related Words for evaporatevaporize, disperse, melt, dissipate, fade, vanish, disappear, weaken, dehydrate, dispel, clear, parch, evanesce, concentrate, pass, desiccate, dehumidify, dematerialize, evanish
Examples from the Web for evaporate
Contemporary Examples of evaporate
The heat radiating from the sun dries up water and causes it to evaporate.Sun+Water= High Tech Caribbean Luxury At The Cusinart Resort
The Daily Beast
June 11, 2014
If he coyly waffles this time around, his support will evaporate quicker than you can say Fred Thompson.Reanimated and Ready: The Unstoppable Huckenstein
January 31, 2014
Otherwise the tenuous calm that has remained in the region during the past few years may evaporate.All Terrorism, Both Jewish and Arab, Must Stop for Talks to Succeed
October 29, 2013
If the pools lose their inflow of circulating cooling water, the water in the pools will evaporate.The Japan Nuke Problem No One's Talking About
March 14, 2011
With the demise of the printed book, profits will evaporate.Will the Book Survive?
David "Skip" Prichard
July 28, 2010
Historical Examples of evaporate
The beds should now be watched and should not be allowed to evaporate or dry out.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise
M. E. Hard
Natural forces of this kind do not, it must be recollected, evaporate.The Curse of Education
Harold E. Gorst
How can it when the water from the oceans cannot evaporate to form clouds?Common Science
Carleton W. Washburne
It will evaporate fast there, and leave its salt on the bottom of the hollow.Left on Labrador
Charles Asbury Stephens
Ah, that charm by charm should evaporate from the talisman which had enchanted our existence!The Young Duke
Word Origin for evaporate
early 15c., from Latin evaporatum, past participle of evaporare (see evaporation). Related: Evaporated; evaporating.