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Meaning of FADING

Pronunciation:  f'eyding

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  weakening in force or intensity; "attenuation in the volume of the sound"
  2. [adj]  losing color; "the paling photographs"
 

FADING is a 6 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: attenuation, decreasing, paling
 
 See Also: weakening

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Fad"ing\, a.
    Losing freshness, color, brightness, or vigor. -- n. Loss of
    color, freshness, or vigor. -- {Fad"ing*ly}, adv. --
    {Fad"ing*ness}, n.
    
    
  2. \Fad"ing\, n.
    An Irish dance; also, the burden of a song. ``Fading is a
    fine jig.'' [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl.
    
    
 
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