smoggy

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smog

 (smŏg, smôg)
n.
1. Fog that has become mixed and polluted with smoke.
2. A form of air pollution produced by the photochemical reaction of sunlight with hydrocarbons and nitrogen oxides that have been released into the atmosphere, especially by automotive emissions.


smog′gy adj.
smog′less adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.smoggy - clouded with a mixture of smoke and fog; "the smoggy atmosphere of Los Angeles"
cloudy - full of or covered with clouds; "cloudy skies"

smoggy

adjective
Heavy, dark, or dense, especially with impurities:
Translations

smoggy

[ˈsmɒgɪ] ADJ [city] → envuelto de niebla tóxica; [sky] → cubierto de niebla tóxica; [air] → cargado con niebla tóxica

smoggy

[ˈsmɒgi] adj [city, town] → noyé(e) dans le smog

smoggy

adj (+er) city, sky, airversmogt
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On Saturday, he returns to the Riverside as Championship frontrunners Derby meet the smog monsters in a top-of-the-table duel three days before they face Chelsea in the Capital One Cup quarter-finals.
I quote: "Apart from the Evening Standard Award for the country's most polluted industrial eyesore, Middlesbrough have never won anything, so the smog monsters are understandably excited by the prospect of the Carling Cup Final - which is more than can be said for the rest of the country, who will probably choose to watch it on Ceefax.