To vaporize something is to turn it into vapor. This is usually done by heating it up until it becomes a gas, and then releasing the gas into the air.

  • The gas was vaporized when it was heated.

  • The gas was vaporized when it was released into the air.

Definition of vaporizes


decrease rapidly and disappear


fly, vanish


turn into gas


aerify, gasify, vaporise


lose or cause to lose liquid by vaporization leaving a more concentrated residue


evaporate, vaporise


kill with or as if with a burst of gunfire or electric current or as if by shooting



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Example Sentences for vaporizes

  • 1

    As air moves through the vaporizer, vapor moves into the air stream.

  • 2

    The solid and vapor are both flammable in air.

  • 3

    The vaporizer is connected to the air intake assembly.

  • 4

    The amount of water vapor directly controls the permittivity of the air.

  • 5

    A tertiary function of the diffuser is to hydrate the air smoke vapor mixture.

  • 6

    Some of the THMs are quite volatile and may easily vaporize into the air.

  • 7

    It's a pipe and a vaporizer.

  • 8

    The room is vaporous and steamy.

  • 9

    The vapor is toxic to the moths.

  • 10

    The vapor fuel is fed to a carburetor designed for the use of gas vapor fuel.