noun Date: 1917 a gradual increase in a motion-picture or television image's visibility at the beginning of a sequence

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  • fade in — In films, radio, television, etc, to introduce (sound or a picture) gradually, bringing it up to full volume or clarity (fadeˈ in noun) • • • Main Entry: ↑fade * * * ˌfade ˈin [intransitive/transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fade In — is a national consumer movie magazine that has covered the film industry since 1994. Known for its in depth Q A formatted interviews with Hollywood’s A list actors, directors, producers and screenwriters, the publication is released six times a… …   Wikipedia

  • Fade-in — [feid in] das; <aus gleichbed. engl. fade in zu to fade in »einblenden«; vgl. ↑Fading> das Einblenden von Musiktiteln der Unterhaltungsmusik Ggs. ↑Fade out …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Fade-in — [feɪd |ɪn ], das; [s] [engl. to fade in = einblenden]: das Einblenden (z. B. von Musiktiteln) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • fade-in — fade′ in n. 1) sbz a gradual increase in the visibility of a film or television scene 2) sbz a gradual increase in the volume of broadcast or recorded sound • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • fade-in — ☆ fade in [fādin΄ ] n. Film Radio TV a fading in; gradual appearance or becoming distinct of a scene or sound …   English World dictionary

  • Fade-in — [fe:t |ɪn ], das; [s] <englisch> (das Einblenden, z. B. von Musiktiteln) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • fade-in — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: from fade in, v. : an act or instance of fading in : gradual emergence of a picture from darkness to full visibility or of a sound from silence to full volume * * * /fayd in /, n. 1. Motion Pictures, Television. a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fade in — phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms fade in : present tense I/you/we/they fade in he/she/it fades in present participle fading in past tense faded in past participle faded in if a sound or picture fades in, or if you fade it in, it… …   English dictionary

  • fade-in — /fayd in /, n. 1. Motion Pictures, Television. a gradual increase in the visibility of a scene. 2. Broadcasting, Recording. a gradual increase in the volume of sound, esp. of recorded or broadcast music, dialogue, or the like, usually starting… …   Universalium

  • fade in — 1. noun A type of transition used in visual media, in which the transition is at first black, fading to a visual image. 2. verb To fade from black to a visual image in visual media …   Wiktionary

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