If we aspire to that personally and legislate for it publicly, the ugliness will dissipate.
Both he and Mark had agreements with the bankruptcy trustee not to dissipate or try to move assets.
It will dissipate support for building the coalition and sustaining its efforts over the coming years.
Her reputation does not dissipate in the show's second season when the powers of the Miami heat and alcoholic beverages combine.
“I think that the skepticism and the cynicism that she had began to dissipate over time,” McKeon says.
Destroy my past, annihilate my present, dissipate my future, and then it will be permitted to me to live in obscurity!
Instead of this, it was the aim of our diplomacy to dissipate the opposition.
And his horror of all violence froze him; he knew not where to seek the new belief which might dissipate the peril.
But even were it this moment to dissipate, what cause have I for remorse?
The light of day served, if not to dissipate, at least to sober, the turbulence and fervor of the preceding night.
early 15c., from Latin dissipatus, past participle of dissipare "to spread abroad, scatter, disperse; squander, disintegrate," from dis- "apart" (see dis-) + supare "to throw, scatter," from PIE *swep- "to throw, sling, cast" (cf. Lithuanian supu "to swing, rock," Old Church Slavonic supo "to strew"). Related: Dissipated; dissipates; dissipating.