mist mist  /ˈmɪst/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a thin fog with condensation near the ground
  2. (v) become covered with mist
  3. (v) make less visible or unclear
  4. (v) spray finely or cover with mist

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Once more Cairo diffused through its screen of censorship a rosy mist of optimism-the same color as that which preceded the mist-shattering fall of Tobruk.
  2. From Capitol Hill committee rooms and economists' computers came the same insistent message.

News

  1. Grow Wisconsin Dairy 30×20 grants awarded to 44 dairies

    The future of the Wisconsin dairy industry is strong because of farms like Royal-Mist Holsteins in Loyal, Wis. Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) Secretary Ben Brancel announced that Royal-Mist Holsteins is one of the 44 recipients of the Grow Wisconsin Dairy 30×20 grants.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Dairy Herd

  2. Preservationists seek to block construction of Maid of the Mist dock

    NIAGARA FALLS – Construction on the Maid of the Mist’s new boat dock and storage facility in the Niagara Gorge went on in the rain Monday, while the fight to halt the work is continuing in court.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Buffalo News

  3. Mist Flavors Set to Launch in United States this summer

    LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of Canadian Mist announce the release of Mist Flavors in the United States. Launching in 14 markets beginning in June, the three products – Peach ...
    on June 5, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness said: "The DUP mist decide who is going to lead it. If they have decided that they wish Peter Robinson to continue to lead them I as deputy First Minister will work with the party that has the mandate to...
    on May 10, 2010 By: Martin McGuinness Source: Belfast Telegraph

  2. Temuera Morrison said a number of Ohinemutu residents had noted that a "funny kind of surreal mist" had been hanging over the village at the time of Sir Howard's passing. "Maybe he hopped on that, crossed the waters (of Lake Rotorua) and...
    on Sep 23, 2009 By: Howard Morrison Source: New Zealand Herald

  3. "But I soon realized it wasn't going to be easy. How do you come up with something funny about 'Gorillas in the Mist'? Luckily, I had recently purchased an animatronic monkey head. I'm serious. I had to stop renting movies because the late fees...
    on Oct 7, 2007 By: Dana Carvey Source: CNNMoney.com

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