fogged fogged

Definition(s):

  1. (n) droplets of water vapor suspended in the air near the ground
  2. (n) an atmosphere in which visibility is reduced because of a cloud of some substance
  3. (n) confusion characterized by lack of clarity
  4. (v) make less visible or unclear
  5. (adj) obscured by fog

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Dodd, fogged in in Sioux City, Iowa, joined by phone, discussed why there's talk of an independent candidate.
  2. Coward wanted to refuel in Athens, but the field was fogged in.
  3. But that clarity has been fogged by the nature of the first BJP Prime Minister, Atal Behari Vajpayee, a liberal at heart though not always in action.

News

  1. 'The Exorcist' turns 40 (and the pea soup stains still remain)

    The movie The Exorcist isn't a product of the '80s. It was more of a demon of the '80s. The first time I saw it, I was 14 years old and my friends and I had somehow watched it late at night -- either on VHS or TV, the fear has fogged the exact details. Watching it after dark was mistake No. 1. Not turning it off after the first 15 …
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Tampa Bay Times

  2. City to begin mosquito fogging in parks

    The city of Ames will begin its mosquito fogging program in its parks on Monday, June 24, and continue through Labor Day. Residents who are planning large events may call the city’s Parks and Recreation Department and request a park be fogged before the event, officials said in a news release issued Tuesday.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Ames Tribune

Quotes

  1. "I couldn't see him in the mirror and my vizor was fogged up. I couldn't see or hear him. It was a risk he didn't have to take," said Hamilton.
    on Sep 30, 2007 By: Lewis Hamilton Source: Bangkok Post

  2. "It feels like there's water in my ear or something," Blackburn said yesterday. "I can hear and everything; it just feels like it's all fogged up."
    on Oct 5, 2007 By: Chase Blackburn Source: Newsday

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