Well, the 'never' part appears to be fading in Greece and perhaps beyond.
But dreams that Illinois could help propel the party back to power in the U.S. House are fading.
I mean, the “male feminist” brand identity is what got my fading post-Jeopardy!
There are 75 million boomers, representing a lot of angst, unmet expectations, and fading dreams.
Those memories have been fading recently, and so this late fall, I "read" the book a second time, this time as an audiobook.
Fortune smiled on him, and the folly of his youth was a fading memory that could never cloud or dim his future.
But the moon had presently sunk, and to the east the stars were fading.
In the fading light I could see that the centre was a heavy block of building from which a porch projected.
She had felt lonely then in the soft light of the fading day.
But the days when she could spell omnipotence for him were fading away.
early 14c., "lose brightness, grow pale," from Old French fader "become weak, wilt, wither," from adj. fade "pale, weak, insipid" (12c.), probably from Vulgar Latin *fatidus, some sort of blending of Latin fatuus "silly, tasteless" + vapidus "flat, flavorless." Related: Faded; fading. As a noun, from c.1300.