befog(redirected from befogs)
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tr.v. be·fogged, be·fog·ging, be·fogs
1. To cover or obscure with or as if with fog.
2. To cause confusion in; muddle.
vb (tr) , -fogs, -fogging or -fogged
1. to surround with fog
2. to make confused, vague, or less clear
v.t. -fogged, -fog•ging.
1. to envelop in fog.
2. to render unclear or confused.
Past participle: befogged
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|Verb||1.||befog - make less visible or unclear; "The stars are obscured by the clouds"; "the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley"|
conceal, hide - prevent from being seen or discovered; "Muslim women hide their faces"; "hide the money"
overshadow - cast a shadow upon; "The tall tree overshadowed the house"