fogginess


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fog·gy

 (fô′gē, fŏg′ē)
adj. fog·gi·er, fog·gi·est
1.
a. Full of or surrounded by fog.
b. Resembling or suggestive of fog.
2. Clouded or blurred by or as if by fog; vague: had only a foggy memory of what happened; hasn't the foggiest idea how to get home.

fog′gi·ly adv.
fog′gi·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fogginess - an atmosphere in which visibility is reduced because of a cloud of some substance
atmospheric state, atmosphere - the weather or climate at some place; "the atmosphere was thick with fog"
fug - (British informal) an airless smoky smelly atmosphere
2.fogginess - the quality of being indistinct and without sharp outlines
opaqueness, opacity - the quality of being opaque to a degree; the degree to which something reduces the passage of light
dimness, faintness - the quality of being dim or lacking contrast
vagueness - indistinctness of shape or character; "the scene had the swirling vagueness of a painting by Turner"
Translations

fogginess

[ˈfɒgɪnɪs] nnebbiosità
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