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one of the greatest metallica songs ever!!!
"life it seems, will fade away
drifting further every day...."
by phred October 28, 2004
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One of the best song of all time.
Metallica.
OmFG this guy killed himself because of the song "Fade to Black"!
by Hugo December 20, 2004
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In live theatre, where all the lights are dimmed to a complete wordblackout/word
Standby, fade to black
by Keenmachine September 08, 2003
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A classic way to end a scene in cinema editing in which the screen image becomes increasingly obscured until it turns black. It has the advantage of being less abrupt than a simple cut.
The scene where it fades to black while they're kissing - you know what happened next!
by Hereward August 29, 2003
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Metallica's equivalent to Skynard's "Freebird".
by Pete Shweaty August 28, 2003
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To enter a secretive method of operation or service or organization.
...after his service in the military, his records fade to black...
by Secret squirrel February 26, 2013
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A symptom of a "high" from strong sedative drugs suck as heroin. When eyesight is temporarily lost.
He can't remember anything from that night, he had faded to black.
by D Friggin' June 19, 2005
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