fade englannista suomeksi
heikentyä, haalistua, hävitä näkyvistä, hämärtyä, himmetä
haaltua, haihtua, kauhtua
kuihtua, kadottaa puhtinsa
1825, (w), review of ''Theodric'' by Thomas Campbell
- Passages that are somewhat fade.
(RQ:De Quincey The Last Days of Kan)
- His masculine taste gave him a sense of something fade and ludicrous.
2011, James Lythgoe, ''The Golf Swing: It's all in the hands'' (page 88)
- If you confine yourself to hitting straight shots while you are developing your golf swing, you are less likely to develop a preference for hitting a fade or a draw.
1991, Stephen King, ''Needful Things''
- Ace could have done a fade. Instead, he gathered all his courage — which was not inconsiderable, even in his middle age — and went to see the Flying Corson Brothers.
To hit the ball with the shot called a fade.
2011, Gary McCord, ''Golf For Dummies'' (page 284)
- The Golden Bear faded the ball from left to right with great consistency, so he seldom had to worry about trouble on the left.
- The earth mourneth and fadeth away.
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''The milkman's whistling faded into the distance.''
(RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice)
1856, (w) (translator), (w), (w), Part III Chapter XI,
- A strange thing was that Bovary, while continually thinking of Emma, was forgetting her. He grew desperate as he felt this image fading from his memory in spite of all efforts to retain it. Yet every night he dreamt of her; it was always the same dream. He drew near her, but when he was about to clasp her she fell into decay in his arms.
- They say your love will surely fade girlWhen things go wrong and trouble calls
To cause to fade.
To bet against.
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