fade-in

noun
\ ˈfād-ˌin How to pronounce fade-in (audio) \

Definition of fade-in

: a gradual increase in a motion-picture or television image's visibility at the beginning of a sequence

First Known Use of fade-in

1917, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fade-in was in 1917

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“Fade-in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fade-in. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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fade-in

noun

English Language Learners Definition of fade-in

: the gradual appearance of an image at the beginning of a scene in a movie or television program

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