Evanescence - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˌevəˈnesəns|
Brit.  |ˌiːvəˈnesns|

noun

- the event of fading and gradually vanishing from sight

the evanescence of the morning mist

Examples

...the evanescence of a rainbow detracts not a whit from its beauty...

the evanescence of the morning mist

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