(noun, adjective, verb)


1. (archaic) Strong; bold; doughty

2. (archaic) Weak; insipid; tasteless; commonplace.


1. a golf shot that curves to the right for a right-handed golfer

Similar word(s): slice, slicing

Definition categories: act, swing

2. gradually ceasing to be visible

Similar word(s): disappearance

Definition categories: act, conclusion, ending, termination


1. become less clearly visible or distinguishable; disappear gradually or seemingly

- The scene begins to fade

Similar word(s): melt

Definition categories: change, weaken

2. lose freshness, vigor, or vitality

Similar word(s): wither

Definition categories: change, disappear, vanish

3. disappear gradually

Similar word(s): evanesce, fleet, pass

Definition categories: change, disappear, vanish

4. become feeble

Similar word(s): languish

Definition categories: body, degenerate, deteriorate, devolve, drop

Sentences with fade as a verb:

- The milkman's whistling faded into the distance.