English version

dissipated

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Illness & disability, Drink
dissipateddis‧si‧pat‧ed /ˈdɪsɪpeɪtɪd/ adjective formal 🔊 🔊 MIDFDspending too much time enjoying physical pleasures such as drinking alcohol in a way that is harmful
Examples from the Corpus
dissipatedEven more is lost during the transmission process; the lower the voltage the more energy is dissipated.If heat can not be dissipated circuits misbehave.The haze of myth is dissipated, with extraordinary suddenness, from the origins of the world and of life.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.