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Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Vanished'

Vanished Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    vanished adj : having passed out of existence; "vanished civilizations"
Vanished Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Vanish \Van"ish\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Vanished; p. pr. & vb. n. Vanishing.] [OE. vanissen, OF. vanir (in comp.): cf. OF. envanir, esvanir, esvanu["i]r, F. s'['e]vanouir; fr. L. vanus empty, vain; cf. L. vanescere, evanescere, to vanish. See Vain, and cf. Evanescent,-ish.]
  1. To pass from a visible to an invisible state; to go out of sight; to disappear; to fade; as, vapor vanishes from the sight by being dissipated; a ship vanishes from the sight of spectators on land. The horse vanished . . . out of sight. --Chaucer. Go; vanish into air; away! --Shak. The champions vanished from their posts with the speed of lightning. --Sir W. Scott. Gliding from the twilight past to vanish among realities. --Hawthorne.
  2. To be annihilated or lost; to pass away. ``All these delights will vanish.'' --Milton.
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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Vanished'

Vanished is an American serial drama television series produced by 20th Century Fox. The series premiered on August 21, 2006 on Fox and its last episode aired on November 10, 2006. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, the series begins with the sudden disappearance of the wife of a Georgia senator, which is quickly revealed to be part of a wider conspiracy. The family of the missing woman, a pair of FBI agents, a journalist and her lover/cameraman, are all drawn into an evolving mystery with political and religious undertones. The show was created by CSI writer Josh Berman, and executive produced by Mimi Leder, who is also directed the show, and Paul Redford.

On October 26, 2006, USA Today reported that the planned 22-episode series was ordered to be wrapped up after the 13th episode.

On December 8, 2006, the final episode of Vanished appeared online. The production team was told a few months before the show was taken off the air to at least reveal Sara's fate by the 13th episode, but none of the other plotlines were resolved.

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* Far or forgot to me is nearShadow and sunlight are the sameThe vanished gods to me appearAnd one to me are shame and fame.They reckon ill who leave me outWhen me they fly, I am the wingsI am the doubter and the doubt,And I the hymn the Brahmin sings. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

* Where today are the Pequot Where are the Narragansett, the Mohican, the Pokanoket, and many other once powerful tribes of our people They have vanished before the avarice and the oppression of the White Man, as snow before a summer sun. Will we let ourselves be destroyed in our turn without a struggle, give up our homes, our country bequeathed to us by the Great Spirit, the graves of our dead and everything that is dear to us I know you will cry with me, NEVER NEVER. - Tecumseh

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Vanished Sample Sentences in News

  • Vanished Hillsdale members plan third reunion
    HILLSDALE — Vanished Hillsdale, a group started by former Hillsdale resident Greg McLogan, will celebrate its third anniversary Aug. 2. The group will attend activities at the Will Carleton Poorhouse as the Hillsdale Historical Society holds its annual summer Farm Festival. Read more on this news related to 'Vanished'
  • France: Air Algerie flight vanished over Mali
    France's transport minister says the Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people vanished over northern Mali. The flight was traveling from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital when it disappeared from radar early ... Read more on this news related to 'Vanished'
  • 'No Trace': Jet That Vanished Over Africa Presumed Crashed
    Missing Swiftair jet's pilots asked to change route after reporting a storm about 20 minutes after taking off from Burkina Faso's capital. Read more on this news related to 'Vanished'

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