Fading - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfeɪdɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word fading
Brit.  |ˈfeɪdɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word fading
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to fade

noun

- weakening in force or intensity (syn: attenuation)

Examples

The flowers were fading in the vase.

the fading light of late afternoon

She was fading fast from the effects of the pneumonia.

Hopes for a quick end of the crisis are fading fast.

...old traditions that were fading away and being supplanted by modern ways...

...gradually fading in the primaries, the former front-runner watched helplessly as the trimmers rushed to embrace the party's newest rising star...

This custom is slowly fading away.

Those nostalgic vibes are fading fast.

In the fading light she could just make out the shape of a tractor.

Hopes of economic recovery are fading.

the drawn draperies kept direct sunlight from fading the rug

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