Meaning of MIST in English


n. & v.

n. 1 a water vapour near the ground in minute droplets limiting visibility. b condensed vapour settling on a surface and obscuring glass etc. 2 dimness or blurring of the sight caused by tears etc. 3 a cloud of particles resembling mist. & intr. (usu. foll. by up, over) cover or become covered with mist or as with mist. mistful adj. mistlike adj.

[ OE f. Gmc ]

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