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1.
When you are sobering up after being high. Usually the most "out of it" moment because the person feels tired and very lazy.
"You listening?"
"Sorry, it's hard to keep up 'cause I'm fading"
by 4r13 October 23, 2007
 
2.
To be a Negative Nancy and all around sugar cane picker.
I wanted some Kona coffee - but the Fading waiter said he didn't think the cooks would be able to brew it before the end of the night.
by pyrella November 07, 2006