fade away

Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Idioms, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • verb

Synonyms for fade away

become weaker

References in periodicals archive ?
The French have always been very grateful for what the Americans have done for us,'' said Yo-Jung Chen, a vice consul in Los Angeles, who said the French government began the campaign last year in hopes of honoring the vets ``before they fade away.
The most enthusiastic of the "new economy" proponents would have us believe that the "old economy" is about to fade away.
Community-centered, local party politics seem destined to gradually fade away," Shea says.
Old politicians never die - and they do not want to fade away,'' says Capitol observer Sherry Bebitch Jeffe.
Lots of people fade away and lots of people don't fade away.
14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that the creator and stars of The Sopranos, David Chase, James Gandolfini and Steven Van Zandt, will sit down for a Q&A session with a select group of SiriusXM listeners about their new film Not Fade Away from Paramount Vantage at the SiriusXM studios in New York City.
It was good to come back but now I can fade away again.
Islamabad, Jan 24(ANI): Pakistan batsman Mohammad Yousuf, who was omitted from the national squad for the upcoming 50-over World Cup, has said that senior players in the country "either fade away or are made to fade away".
Summary: Rabat - Morocco will play Gabon on October 10th , in a last chance to grab a victory that may insure the Moroccan squad a ticket for the 2010 World Cup, although hopes seem to fade away.
Vicky, one year on and sweet memories of you never fade away.
I also realise one thing above all others: the families of the 96 people who died in that terrible tragedy have not yet received the justice they deserve or the respect that their dignity and their suffering demands from an establishment that has kept hoping their misery will simply fade away.
Shattered dreams, like panes of glass, Lay strewn along a broken path Where once the feet of angels tread And soldiers of the wars have bled As you walk and grow with time Your hopes, your fears your dreams, like mine Will fade away to be no more Like soldiers on the fields of war This life, this world, what can I be?
Rather than fade away on dusty hangers, the company decided to change that perception.
On his 1979 album Rust Never Sleeps, Neil Young sang, "It's better to burn out than to fade away.
The Death Of The Mythic God by Christian mystic and public policy lawyer Jim Marion is a superbly crafted conceptual guide to his interpretive understandings of the God who is seeming to fade away in the myth of our contemporary and progressive society.