Fade-out definition

fādout
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A gradual disappearance.
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(idiomatic) To slowly disappear.
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To fade from a cut to black in a movie.
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A gradual diminishing in intensity of an image, light, or sound to imperceptibility, especially as a transition in a visual or audio recording.
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(film, radio, tv) A fading out; gradual disappearance or becoming indistinct of a scene or sound.
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A type of transition used in movies usually at the end of a scene, in which the transition fades to black from the cut.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
fade-out
Plural:
fade outs

Origin of fade-out