fade

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfeɪd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/feɪd/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(fād)


Inflections of 'fade' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
fades
v 3rd person singular
fading
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
faded
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
faded
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

fade

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. fade into the [distance, night, darkness]
  2. faded over [time, the horizon]
  3. [slowly, gradually] faded away
  4. faded to [black, grey, nothing]
  5. fade in the [wash, washing machine]
  6. the [color, dye, denim] has faded
  7. my [jeans, shirts] have faded
  8. my tan has faded
  9. [photographs, pictures, memories] have faded
  10. fade from [view, memory, sight]
  11. his scars are fading (away)
  12. the light is [fading, beginning to fade]
  13. fade with exposure to [the sun, sunlight, light]
  14. [hopes, dreams, aspirations] are fading
  15. fade into [obscurity, insignificance, the background]
  16. my love (for you) will never fade
  17. fade out of [view, sight]
  18. the [scene, shot, camera] faded out
  19. fading in and out of consciousness
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