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synonyms for dissipative

  • careless
  • destructive
  • extravagant
  • lavish
  • profligate
  • reckless
  • cavalier
  • immoderate
  • improvident
  • incontinent
  • liberal
  • overdone
  • overgenerous
  • pound-foolish
  • prodigal
  • profuse
  • ruinous
  • spendthrift
  • squandering
  • thriftless
  • uneconomical
  • unthrifty
  • wanton
  • wild
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antonyms for dissipative

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  • careful
  • cautious
  • economical
  • saving
  • thrifty
  • unwasteful
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How to use dissipative in a sentence

Although I’d initially feel terrified when the monster appeared for stealth sections, my fear would soon dissipate, as I’d always leave these encounters unharmed.
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The measurements used force sensors mounted in the pedals of the bike—a crucial detail, since fatigue starts dissipating within a few seconds.
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After unpacking and unrolling it, you should allow it to sit for 72 while it expands into its regular shape and all manufacturing odors dissipate.
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If your symptoms do not dissipate, I want you to tell your family doctor.
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Conversely, if you’re taking a bath with the aim of going to bed soon after, make sure you move into a cool space not long after soaking—otherwise the heat from your body won’t dissipate and send you off to dreamland.
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You therefore need a substantial heat shield which dissipates 99 percent of the energy—protecting the cargo and those all-important rockets that you need for landing.
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In practice the vibrations of a system are more or less affected by dissipative forces.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 17, SLICE 8VARIOUS
Modest and brave men have looked on low-bosomed women in the glitter of dissipative lights with the same feeling.
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WORDS RELATED TO DISSIPATIVE

  • careless
  • cavalier
  • destructive
  • dissipative
  • extravagant
  • immoderate
  • improvident
  • incontinent
  • lavish
  • liberal
  • overdone
  • overgenerous
  • pound-foolish
  • prodigal
  • profligate
  • profuse
  • reckless
  • ruinous
  • spendthrift
  • squandering
  • thriftless
  • uneconomical
  • unthrifty
  • wanton
  • wild
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