To pass off in vapor, as a fluid; to escape and be dissipated, either in visible vapor, or in particles too minute to be visible.
- To convert or change into a vapor.
- To draw off in the form of vapor.
- To draw moisture from, as by heating, leaving only the dry solid portion.
- To deposit (a metal) on a substrate by vacuum sublimation.
- To change into vapor.
- To pass off in or as vapor.
- To produce vapor.
- To disappear; vanish: Our fears at last evaporated. See Synonyms at disappear.