Synonyms for Dissipates:


consumes (verb)
exhausts, expends, consumes, depletes, spends, devours.
disperses (verb)
disseminates, distributes, dispenses, disbands, disperses, breaks up, scatters.
enervates (verb)
fatigues, drains, Empties, enervates, saps, debilitates, taps.
loses (verb)
decrements, decreases, erodes, dissolves, dispossesses, debits, misplaces, shrinks, forfeits, loses, drops, divests.

Usage examples for dissipates

  1. Its atmosphere is still very dense, and owing to the very rapid evaporation of water due to the extreme heat a constant cloud canopy covers its surface, which only dissipates occasionally in a slight degree, at which times only the sun penetrates to the surface of the globe. – The Planet Mars and its Inhabitants A Psychic Revelation by Eros Urides and J. L. Kennon