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disappear into thin air

To vanish completely and without a trace. I would give you my stapler, but it seems to have disappeared into thin air.
See also: air, disappear, thin

disappear, etc. into thin ˈair

disappear, etc. suddenly and in a mysterious way: The money vanished into thin air. Nobody knows what happened to it.
See also: air, thin
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The Line of Control (LoC) seems to have disappeared into thin air and a line denoting the international border has emerged in its place.
US President Donald Trump's offer to mediate between Islamabad and Delhi seems to have disappeared into thin air, as the US has offered a cliched statement to address a critical issue.
The party in a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Dr Abdulazeez Olatunde on Sunday said the opposition parties were already counting their losses as those they mobilised with millions of naira to buy votes for them have disappeared into thin air.
" Incredibly we'd disappeared into thin air. Or as our wee winger Bilbo McGonigle asked: "Have we been liquidatedDON'T MISS OUT SJFA chief Johnston or something?" Storm Erik hit the west coast last night but, believe me, before him Storm Frank had already been unleashed at Huntershill as our social media man went tonto.
Pet owners everywhere got a kick out of the (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wc0Yg2kegNE) #WhatTheFluffChallenge , which involved using a blanket or sheet to convince their animal they disappeared into thin air.
He explained that initially no one took responsibility for proceeds forfeited to state until such proceeds disappeared into thin air.
Darren just seems to have disappeared into thin air."
Later, I realised that he had sold me the plan on the new number and had disappeared into thin air. Du is not able to find him and their customer service agents told me same thing every time I got in touch: "You have signed the form".
When they do come to light, the 'broker'' will have disappeared into thin air. Their customers are left with insurance cover that is no more than an apparition.
"When they do come to light, the 'broker' will have disappeared into thin air. Their customers are left with insurance cover that is no more than an apparition.
The bank's interim management came under harsh criticism from disgruntled shareholders who were not convinced with the arguments given over why their shares disappeared into thin air and their holding was diluted.
In the book Mr McGredy-Hunt states: "Nicola disappeared into thin air without anyone seeing or hearing anything.