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Definition 1: gradually ceasing to be visible - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for fade in the sense of this definition

(fade is a kind of ...) the act of ending something

"the termination of the agreement"

Definition 2: a golf shot that curves to the right for a right-handed golfer - [noun denoting act]

Samples where fade or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he took lessons to cure his slicing

Synonyms for fade in the sense of this definition

(fade is a kind of ...) the act of swinging a golf club at a golf ball and (usually) hitting it

Definition 3: become feeble - [verb of body]

Samples where fade or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The prisoner has been languishing for years in the dungeon

Synonyms for fade in the sense of this definition

(fade is a kind of ...) grow worse

"Her condition deteriorated" "Conditions in the slums degenerated" "The discussion devolved into a shouting match"

Definition 4: disappear gradually - [verb of change]

Samples where fade or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The pain eventually passed off

Synonyms for fade in the sense of this definition

(fade is a kind of ...) get lost, as without warning or explanation

"He disappeared without a trace"

Definition 5: lose freshness, vigor, or vitality - [verb of change]

Samples where fade or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Her bloom was fading

Synonyms for fade in the sense of this definition

(fade is a kind of ...) get lost, as without warning or explanation

"He disappeared without a trace"

Definition 6: become less clearly visible or distinguishable; disappear gradually or seemingly - [verb of change]

Samples where fade or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The scene begins to fade
  • The tree trunks are melting into the forest at dusk

Synonyms for fade in the sense of this definition

(fade is a kind of ...) become weaker

"The prisoner's resistance weakened after seven days"

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