smaze


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to smaze: rodomontade

smaze

(smeɪz)
n
(Physical Geography) US a smoky haze, less damp than fog
[C20: from sm(oke + h)aze1]

smaze

(smeɪz)

n.
a mixture of smoke and haze.
[1950–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:

smaze

noun
A thick, heavy atmospheric condition offering reduced visibility because of the presence of suspended particles:
References in periodicals archive ?
The environment department, along with representatives from smaze affected countries, are also set to meet with Indonesia by the end of the month," he said on Sunday in an interview aired by government radio station dzRB.
s intense, reflective glare fills your brain with smaze.
Inside the hostel, beside a pathogenic-looking couch and in front of a huge pair of barred, painted-shut French doors that led to a veranda, was a woman sitting behind a low desk of the same species as the one outside, though this one had not had its paint, a cheerless smaze gray, bullied off by the clime.