Dissipate in a sentence as a verb

This is true for those resistors, transistors, etc. that dissipate a lot of heat while working.

Unless you have a mechanism to dissipate the mass the spaceship would get heavier.

This means that a 1000MW plant has 3000MW of thermal energy to manage at full load and 2000MW of energy to dissipate safely.

Having just one fan, like an Intel NUC has or a Mac mini has, greatly increases the amount of heat the system can dissipate.

Even smells people might find objectionable dissipate quickly.

This energy does not dissipate in the way that the kinetic energy of a high-temperature substance would.

As block rewards dissipate, transaction fees will naturally increase to compensate.

When you can't mentally ruminate at all anxieties definitely dissipate.

Every September there'd be a bunch of freshmen who didn't understand the culture or etiquette, who would quickly dissipate as they got bored or figured out the rules.

Whenever I was missing a pen I was buying 10 or 20 cheapest ones and allowed them to dissipate around in my environment so that whenever I needed a pen, finding one would take me few seconds at most.

The early investors made out like kings, but I doubt Facebook's employees are in a cheery mood as they watch their options sink underwater and their vested paper wealth dissipate while waiting for the lockup period to end.

Could such a disparity dissipate over time, or would it evolve to a social abyss?For every society the answer is probably different and the ideal path probably lies somewhere in the middle.

Dissipate definitions


to cause to separate and go in different directions; "She waved her hand and scattered the crowds"

See also: disperse dispel scatter


move away from each other; "The crowds dispersed"; "The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached";

See also: disperse scatter


spend frivolously and unwisely; "Fritter away one's inheritance"

See also: fritter shoot fool


live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption