Definition of 'fade'
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Instead we saw colonial buildings in pastel colours faded by dust and neglect. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Why do certain restaurant chains succeed, while others fade away? Times, Sunday Times (2017)The structure is there, but then it fades away and frees you up. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Luckily China faded into the background as the year wore on. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But while the first half holds our interest, the second fades away as quickly as the ghost. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He could have faded away. Times, Sunday Times (2016)After that they faded away. The Sun (2017)In London we feel this kind of thing is fading away and this project is a great way of bringing it back. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As the light faded over the Channel last night, his chances of victory seemed slim but not snuffed out. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There is always some musical motif or solo coming along or fading into the distance. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The world and its woes gradually faded away. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But striking is how the war fades into the background. The Sun (2010)There was always the worry that the light might fade. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The colour has not faded at all. The Sun (2016)Use your individuality to let feelings of loneliness fade away. The Sun (2015) Soft apricot blooms fade to cream as the outer petals reflex. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Want to see waves crashing or skies that fade from day to night? The Sun (2014)The idea is that you let them wear in and fade naturally and gradually. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Animals had faded into the background during those early years of marriage. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)As the light fades we join him on the hunt. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Place them "bottom up" so that the colours do not fade. Stay Well This Winter (1989)We all expect to work as long as possible without being told that we are fading slowly. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The smoked eel had faded away and the apple sauce was feeble. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This lasts a few days then fades. The Sun (2008)Not once does the smile fade. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The life and the sins of the artists become anecdotal and fade, until they become anonymous. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If you increase the amount you aim to the left, the fade can become a slice. Winning Golf for Women (1993)The smile fades, his baggy eyes grow tense and hard and angry. Times, Sunday Times (2015)As the bit of sunlight fades, I become chilled. Christianity Today (2000)Unlike a normal fade or sliced shot, which will fly high and stop quickly on landing, a shot from a downhill lie will not. Christy O'Connor Junior's Golf Masterclass (1993)
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Translations for 'fade'
British English: fade /feɪd/ VERB
When something fades, or when something fades it, it slowly becomes less intense in brightness, colour, or sound.
They watched the star for 70 days before it faded from sight.
Over time the sun will fade your carpets and curtains.
- American English: fade
- Arabic: يَبْهَتُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: desvanecer
- Chinese: 减弱
- Croatian: izblijedjeti
- Czech: vyblednout
- Danish: falme
- Dutch: verdwijnen
- European Spanish: apagarse
- Finnish: haalistua
- French: s’estomper
- German: verblassen
- Greek: ξεθωριάζω
- Italian: sfumare
- Japanese: 褪せる
- Korean: 희미해지다
- Norwegian: svinne
- Polish: zaniknąć
- European Portuguese: desbotar
- Romanian: a se estompa
- Russian: блекнуть
- Spanish: desvanecerse
- Swedish: blekna
- Thai: เลือน
- Turkish: solmak
- Ukrainian: блякнути
- Vietnamese: phai
Definition of fade from the Collins English Dictionary
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