Usage examples for fading

  1. By and by, I noticed Wemmick's arm beginning to disappear again, and gradually fading out of view. – Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  2. The thing backed away; already it was fading into the darkness beside the stairs. – Ralestone Luck by Andre Norton
  3. You'll see me fading away into silver smoke in a minute, replied Larry. – Mount Music by E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross
  4. But Jack Landis was discovered fading out of view down the hillside. – Gunman's Reckoning by Max Brand
  5. Don gasped, Why- it's fading! – The White Invaders by Raymond King Cummings
  6. She said they were fading. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  7. I tried to encourage the few remaining, explained how the sperritualists were working down the valley and would strike town any time, but they had lost all hope- kept fading away till only me was left. – Humorous Ghost Stories by Dorothy Scarborough
  8. Welsley was fading out of her life. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  9. In the stern- sheets of the boat sat two men, though it was not easy to ascertain who they were by the fading light. – Jack Tier or The Florida Reef by James Fenimore Cooper
  10. Where shall now be read The fading record of this ancient guilt? – The Seven Plays in English Verse by Sophocles
  11. She stood up and wandered away, away from them all through the fading garden. – The Glimpses of the Moon by Edith Wharton
  12. There were defects in her which were sufficiently marked to show themselves in the fading light. – The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins
  13. After dinner, as there was nothing particular to do, I was again dismissed with them for a walk just as the light of the winter afternoon was fading. – The Autobiography of Mark Rutherford by Mark Rutherford
  14. Resting on the fading green, looking out upon the silent reaches, she grew calm. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  15. She gave an expressive glance backward toward the fast- fading sky. – Peggy-Alone by Mary Agnes Byrne
  16. With a significant gesture she pointed to the fading light. – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour
  17. Their Majesties' visit was long, and lasted until the fading light warned the Emperor that it was time to return. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  18. The light of our eyes is fading- the child is dying. – The Blue Flower, and Others by Henry van Dyke
  19. We watched the features of the landscape gradually fading from our sight, until nothing was left but broad masses partially lighted up by the young moon. – Diary in America, Series One by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)