dim out


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dim out

To darken completely after a period of dimming. We were all disappointed when the lights dimmed out in the middle of our party.
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dim out

[for a light] to grow dim and go out altogether. The lights dimmed out twice during the storm. I was afraid that the lights would dim out completely.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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