fogging fogging

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

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Now an almost compulsive concertizer, he is rarely in his Manhattan duplex, averages a brain-fogging 125 concerts and recitals a year.
  2. Exiles are beings with their noses forever pressed to the windows of the past, fogging up the panes with sighs of inchoate nostalgia and guilt.
  3. Jeff Conine, the recently retired 17-year vet who played for a Florida Marlins in that '97 series, remembers his contacts fogging up in the Cleveland cold.

News

  1. Mosquito fogging to begin next week

    Mosquito fogging in Ames' city parks will begin on Monday, June 24 and continue through the Labor Day weekend.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Nevada Journal

  2. KM Packaging Presents Fog Buster Film

    Food manufacturers across the world can now benefit from a superior anti-fogging lidding film developed especially for foil trays by KM Packaging Services Ltd. More than 15 years since the introduction of its revolutionary lidding film technology for smooth wall aluminium trays, KM has developed Fog Buster – a premium, optimum performance anti-fog film which offers superb clarity even through ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: FoodIngredientsOnline

  3. Residents React to First WNV Season Scare

    After news of the first human WNV case in the Metroplex this year, University Park residents say they're grateful their city has already started spraying and fogging to control the mosquito population.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: NBC Dallas Fort Worth

Quotes

  1. "Starting the day we were too far behind to push for third, so the main aim was to keep our position," Atkinson said. "The conditions were very tricky in the wet. Our front windscreen started fogging up towards the end of the longer stages...
    on Nov 1, 2008 By: Chris Atkinson Source: LIVENEWS.com.au

  2. "A team of army officials and a team from the Cochin Naval Base have already begun their work and we are expecting more teams to begin work tomorrow. They would be engaged in fogging activities and also in providing basic health care to the affected...
    on Jun 9, 2007 By: VS Achuthanandan Source: NewKerala.com

  3. "The first race started well enough and I managed to lead Bayliss in the wet for a couple of laps but soon my visor started fogging up and I was having to try and look out of the side of it just to see where I was going," Corser said.
    on Sep 3, 2006 By: Troy Corser Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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