disintegrate

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  • Every word he spoke threw back a disintegrating light on their own past. Cited from The Reef, by Edith Wharton
  • For two years and a half we have fought against the disintegrating forces within our country. Cited from The Parts Men Play, by Arthur Beverley Baxter
  • They did not disintegrate, even when left for some hours in water. Cited from The Formation of Vegetable Mould, by Darwin
  • They had to have the disintegrating matter held apart from all other matter. Cited from The Black Star Passes, by John W Campbell
  • They didn't just disintegrate when peace broke out, that was for sure. Cited from The Cosmic Computer, by Henry Beam Piper
  • The character we form by our efforts disintegrates in spite of our effort. Cited from The Philosophy of Despair, David Starr Jordan
  • These were the last words spoken before the disintegrating vehicle fell into the sea.
  • This has a very low success rate, and usually results in disintegrating the human in question.
  • The rest of the aircraft disintegrated on the way down to the sea.
  • But this disintegrating process may be, and has been, carried too far. Cited from Giorgione, by Herbert Cook
  • Louis, when I'm dead, do find some way of disintegrating me, will you? Cited from Captivity, by M. Leonora Eyles [AKA: Margaret Leonora Pitcairn Eyles]
  • It disintegrated into at least four parts after his death.
  • The nation-wide sales network also disintegrated as agents were called up for national service.
  • There is no night life in London entirely free from these two disintegrating factors. Cited from Europe After 8:15, by Mencken, Nathan and Wright
  • Such a condition would probably add not a little to the disintegrating power of the ocean. Cited from Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation
  • Large plates have been known to disintegrate and fall to pieces after being used for some time. Cited from Scientific American Supplement, No. 586, March 26, 1887, by Various
  • For the place and its inhabitants seemed to have a disintegrating effect on him. Cited from Deadham Hard, by Lucas Malet
  • His mother had committed suicide, his father died two months later, and his family was disintegrating.
  • The fort has disintegrated over time but the temple still stands.
  • The club was unable to replace the great players as the championship team slowly disintegrated.
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Words starting with disintegrate

Meaning of disintegrate

  • verb Break into parts or components or lose cohesion or unity
    The material disintegrated, the group disintegrated after the leader died
  • verb Cause to undergo fission or lose particles
  • verb Lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current
    the particles disintegrated during the nuclear fission process