evanescence evanescence  /ˌɛ və ˈnɛ səns/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the event of fading and gradually vanishing from sight

Usage(s):

  1. Rather than a personal history or an exercise in nostalgia, it is a meditation on the evanescence of seemingly permanent institutions.
  2. He was a philosopher in love with life, knowing and glorying in its evanescence.
  3. Yet his tomb, in Naples, most musical of cities, has been observed to be without a single flowermute witness to the evanescence of man's favor.

News

  • "American Idol" alum Carly Smithson rocks in new band

    The wait is finally over. A year after her stint on "American Idol," Irish rock diva Carly Smithson has partnered with former Evanescence band members and released her first song, “Bury Me Alive,” on Monday, June 22.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Irish Central

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Quotes

  • In the posting, Lee wrote, "Evanescence is alive and well. John and Rocky were in Evanescence for four years and we shared some great times together playing live, but they were ready to move on and so we have parted ways. Evanescence is something I...
    on May 7, 2007 By: Amy Lee Source: MTV.com

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