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Another word for fade

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Verb
  1. To become inaudible

    See also:

    increase

  2. To disappear gradually by or as if by dispersal of particles

      1. To be changed from a solid to a liquid state especially by the application of heat.
      2. To dissolve:
      3. To disappear or vanish gradually as if by dissolving:
      1. To cause to pass into solution:
      2. To reduce (solid matter) to liquid form; melt.
      3. To cause to lose definition; blend or blur:
  3. To pass out of sight either gradually or suddenly

    See also:

    show

Noun
  1. A gradual disappearance, especially of a film image

      1. A gradual diminishing in intensity of an image, light, or sound to imperceptibility, especially as a transition in a visual or audio recording.
      1. The act or an instance of gradually diminishing in brightness, loudness, or strength until actual disappearance occurs.
      2. A screwball.
      3. An act of sliding by a base runner during which the runner veers sideways to avoid being tagged.
      1. To cause to pass into solution:
      2. To reduce (solid matter) to liquid form; melt.
      3. To cause to lose definition; blend or blur:

Idioms:

    fade-out

  1. To pass out of sight either gradually or suddenly

  2. fade-out

  3. To become inaudible

  4. fade-out

  5. To make (a film image) disappear gradually

Another word for fade

Verb
  1. To lose color or brightness

  2. To lose freshness or strength

      1. To decrease gradually in size, number, strength, or intensity:
      2. To show a progressively smaller illuminated area, as the moon does in passing from full to new.
      3. To approach an end:
      1. To become limp or flaccid; droop:
      2. To feel or exhibit the effects of fatigue or exhaustion; weaken markedly:
      3. To cause to droop or lose freshness:
      1. To express polite refusal:
      2. To slope downward; descend:
      3. To bend downward; droop:
      1. To dry up or shrivel from loss of moisture.
      2. To lose force or vitality; become diminished; wane:
      3. To cause to shrivel or fade.
  3. To diminish in sound

      1. To go below the surface of water or another liquid:
      2. To descend to the bottom of a body of water or other liquid:
      3. To fall or drop to a lower level, especially to go down slowly or in stages:
      1. Making or characterized by little or no noise:
      2. Free of turmoil and agitation; calm:
      3. Providing or allowing relaxation; restful; soothing:
      1. To make silent or quiet.
      2. To calm; soothe.
      3. To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
    See also:

    decrease

  4. To disappear slowly