Definition of 'fading'
Example sentences containing 'fading'
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I suggest she could do another remake in 30 years, with her as a fading star. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If you remove the fading flowers regularly they will continue blooming for months. The Sun (2006)That last set in fading light will not be easily forgotten. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She finished in the middle of the pack after taking the lead too early and fading away. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My scar is now a fading memory. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But what a contrast between the music mogul and the fading rock star. The Sun (2013)He will rage against this fading light until the big winners return. Times, Sunday Times (2012)July brings the fading away of bird song. Times, Sunday Times (2014)By the fading light of their smouldering fires they resolved to do as she had said. The Gods of Asgard (1989)Critics say a museum is just the place for wrinkly rockers who show no signs of fading away. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But he saw it as his duty to stop the memory of what had happened to his country fading away. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Pull to snap off fading flowers. The Sun (2015)It famously came to a head during the making of this gleefully abusive movie that catapulted both fading stars back to fame. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The beleaguered Gunners boss is fighting back against criticism that his club is a fading force. The Sun (2008)Expect six points from these to keep fading top-four hopes alive. The Sun (2013)One was a fading force, the other the best hooker in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The 100 per cent mortgage is already a fading memory. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Like other sweet pea varieties, give them regular feeds and cut off fading flowers. The Sun (2006)Soon they would be gone, and their precious childhood years would be just a fading memory. Christianity Today (2000)Good deal for all concerned or fading star 's last big payday? Times, Sunday Times (2010)After flowering, strip fading flowers and leave the stem to die down. The Sun (2013)The afternoon light is fading and there's important work to be done today. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Now those days are over and the nightmare of Monaco looks to be a fading memory. Times, Sunday Times (2015)For all his bravery, he was a fading star in a declining part of the political spectrum. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But with so many retirements, as well as fading forces being put out to pasture, the numbers were always destined to be high. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Synonyms of 'fading'
declining, dying, disappearing, vanishing
Trends of 'fading'
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