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

- in this computer game, space travellers are vaporized by aliens

Similar word(s): zap

Definition categories: contact, kill

2. turn into gas

Similar word(s): aerify, gasify, vaporise

Definition categories: change

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

- evaporate milk

Similar word(s): evaporate, vaporise

Definition categories: change

4. decrease rapidly and disappear

- all my stock assets have vaporized

Similar word(s): fly, vanish

Definition categories: change, decrease, diminish, fall, lessen