Wading vs Fading - What's the difference?

wading | fading |


As verbs the difference between wading and fading

is that wading is while fading is .

As nouns the difference between wading and fading

is that wading is the act of one who wades while fading is the act of something that fades; gradual diminishment.

As an adjective wading

is appropriate to wade in.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

wading

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Appropriate to wade in.
  • The pool is too small for doing laps: it's only a wading pool.
  • Which wades.
  • Flamingos are wading birds.

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of one who wades.
  • * (Charles Kingsley)
  • Anagrams

    *

    fading

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • .
  • * {{quote-magazine, date=2013-10-19, volume=409, issue=8858, magazine=(The Economist), author=Banyan
  • , title= The meaning of Sachin , passage=With fading eyesight and reactions, the runs have dried up. That Mr Tendulkar has nonetheless kept his place in the national [cricket] side is a more dismal exemplum: of the impunity enjoyed by all India‚Äôs rich and powerful.}}

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of something that fades; gradual diminishment.
  • * 1854 , (Herman Melville), (Israel Potter)
  • (obsolete) An Irish dance; also, the burden of a song.
  • * Beaumont and Fletcher
  • Fading is a fine jig.
  • * (William Shakespeare) (1564-1616)
  • delicate burthens of dildos and fadings
    (Webster 1913)