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FOGGY (foggier, foggiest)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does foggy mean? 

FOGGY (adjective)
  The adjective FOGGY has 4 senses:

1. filled or abounding with fog or mist
2. stunned or confused and slow to react (as from blows or drunkenness or exhaustion)
3. indistinct or hazy in outline
4. obscured by fog

  Familiarity information: FOGGY used as an adjective is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


FOGGY (adjective)


Sense 1foggy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Filled or abounding with fog or mist

Synonyms:

misty; hazy; foggy; brumous

Context example:

a brumous October morning

Similar:

cloudy (full of or covered with clouds)


Sense 2foggy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Stunned or confused and slow to react (as from blows or drunkenness or exhaustion)

Synonyms:

groggy; logy; stuporous; dazed; foggy

Similar:

lethargic; unergetic (deficient in alertness or activity)


Sense 3foggy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Indistinct or hazy in outline

Synonyms:

blurred; blurry; muzzy; fuzzy; bleary; hazy; foggy

Context examples:

a landscape of blurred outlines / the trees were just blurry shapes

Similar:

indistinct (not clearly defined or easy to perceive or understand)


Sense 4foggy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Obscured by fog

Synonyms:

fogged; foggy

Context example:

he could barely see through the fogged window

Similar:

opaque (not clear; not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy)


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