Origin of fadeaway
Words nearby fadeaway
How to use fadeaway in a sentence
She capped a 12-2 run to close the first quarter with a fadeaway from the left wing.Mystics break four-game losing streak behind breakout half from Elena Delle Donne|Kareem Copeland|August 25, 2021|Washington Post
Antetokounmpo settled for a difficult fadeaway out of the post on the group’s first possession and missed badly.Who Said Small Ball Is The Only Way To Win A Title?|Louis Zatzman|July 14, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
There’s the power drive as he attacks the basket, but as soon as defenders commit, Beal can stop on a dime for a step-back or fadeaway jumper.Bradley Beal has grown since his last playoff trip, but it hasn’t been enough against 76ers|Kareem Copeland|May 30, 2021|Washington Post
You had everything—speed, curves, control, and that old fadeaway of yours was working like a charm.Baseball Joe, Captain of the Team|Lester Chadwick
With the next batter Bert made unsparing use of his fadeaway, and struck him out with little trouble.Bert Wilson's Fadeaway Ball|J. W. Duffield
Hughson, cool as an iceberg, brought his fadeaway into play and whiffed the next man up.Baseball Joe in the World Series|Lester Chadwick
"Anyway, William, you might tell us whether you are going to use a straight ball or a curve and the fadeaway," pleaded Stanley.
Carson had been practicing on what he called a fadeaway ball, and now he thought this would be just the right thing to offer Sam.
Other Idioms and Phrases with fadeaway
see fade out, def. 2.