English version

fizzle out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfizzle out phrasal verb informalSTOP HAPPENINGto gradually stop happening, especially because people become less interested Their romance just fizzled out. fizzle→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
fizzle outTheir romance fizzled out after a few months.The movie made a great start, but the action seemed to fizzle out halfway through.
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Verb table
fizzle
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyfizzle
he, she, itfizzles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyfizzled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave fizzled
he, she, ithas fizzled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad fizzled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill fizzle
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have fizzled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam fizzling
he, she, itis fizzling
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you, we, theyare fizzling
Past
I, he, she, itwas fizzling
you, we, theywere fizzling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been fizzling
he, she, ithas been fizzling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been fizzling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be fizzling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been fizzling
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