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dissolved

[ dih-zolv ]SEE DEFINITION OF dissolved

Synonyms for dissolved

  • soften
  • deliquesce
  • diffuse
  • flux
  • fuse
  • liquefy
  • render
  • run
  • thaw
  • defront
  • fluidify
  • liquesce
  • waste away
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Antonyms for dissolved

  • appear
  • assemble
  • coagulate
  • concentrate
  • continue
  • integrate
  • marry
  • put together
  • resolve
  • solidify
  • unite
  • unmix
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DISSOLVED

Three weeks later Parliament was dissolved by Royal commission.

Add the sugar to the water and cook until the sugar is dissolved.

It was a day they never could forget--it was a friendship that could never be dissolved!

When the meat has dissolved into shreds, strain it, and return the liquid to the pot.

Let the anchovies remain in the liquid till they are dissolved.

Cover it, and let it stand by the fire till it has dissolved, stirring it twice.

But preserve it by making a brine of fine salt, dissolved in water.

In 1851, this firm was dissolved and that of Thatcher, Burt & Co. formed.

This firm was dissolved in 1865, by the withdrawal of Mr. Thatcher.

The alliance with the Masai was of too much importance to us for us to wish it dissolved.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c. (transitive and intransitive) "to break up" (of material substances), from Latin dissolvere "to loosen up, break apart," from dis- "apart" (see dis-) + solvere "to loose, loosen" (see solve). Meaning "to disband" (an assembly) is early 15c. Related: Dissolved; dissolving.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DISSOLVED

adulterated

adjectivedebased or dirty
  • attenuated
  • blended
  • contaminated
  • corrupt
  • defiled
  • degraded
  • depreciated
  • deteriorated
  • devalued
  • diluted
  • dissolved
  • impaired
  • mixed
  • polluted
  • tainted
  • thinned
  • vitiated
  • watered down
  • weakened

soluble

adjectivecapable of disintegration
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