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dissolution

Synonyms of dissolution in English:

noun

  • 1 the dissolution of parliament he called for the dissolution of the secret police
    cessation, conclusion, end, ending, finish, termination, break-up, split-up, winding up/down, discontinuation, suspension;
    disbandment, disbanding, disestablishment, disunion, separation, dispersal, scattering;
    prorogation, recess
  • 2 technical the dissolution of a polymer in a solvent
  • 3 the slow dissolution of the Ottoman empire
    decay, collapse, death, demise, extinction;
    destruction, ruin, overthrow
  • 4 the corruption and dissolution of this moribund society See dissipation (sense 1)
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