clouding clouding  /ˈklaʊ dɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the process whereby water particles become visible in the sky

News

  1. Chaotic Libya struggles to maintain oil output

    By Marie-Louise Gumuchian TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya is struggling to keep its oil output stable - let alone increase it - as protests cut crude exports in the sector that supplies 95 percent of state revenue. In the past year, disgruntled Libyans have protested at oilfields and export ports, clouding initial optimism over a speedy return to output levels of nearly 1.6 million barrels per day ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Sanders Road to remain closed for now

    By: Jennifer Sami Sanders Road will remain closed while officials determine what needs to be done to repair the roadway. The road was originally closed following a May 19 storm, during which the Lake Alice Dam was breached sending a rush of water across the road and into a Lake Lanier cove, causing clouding of the water and damage to the road. While the road was reopened after receiving some ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Forsyth County News

Quotes

  1. "I would love to have a timely resolution of this" investigation, Dixon said, "because this is really clouding a lot of good work that's going on."
    on Jun 25, 2008 By: Sheila Dixon Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "This car is about restraint, and not clouding the driving experience with too much technology," said Thomas. "There aren't a lot of layers between the driver and the road."
    on Jan 2, 2007 By: Freeman Thomas Source: CNN

  3. "The psychotic fear of inflation is clouding the need to pursue more important goals," Berl Forecasts editor Ganesh Nana said.
    on Sep 18, 2007 By: Ganesh Nana Source: Stuff.co.nz

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