vanish-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: disappear; cease to exist

The magician vanished in a puff of smoke.
The Peru complex, built 4000 years ago, apparently thrived before it vanished.
His idealism has vanished or become twisted.
The nuance and richness of Gorky's individual characters have vanished in the scuffle.
The money slowly vanished in Las Vegas.
Eventually, even these dismal supplies vanished and the people
desperately sought to escape the town.

VerbNet: disappearance-48.2
FrameNet: Departing
PropBank: vanish.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5