foggy

[fog-ee, faw-gee]
adjective, foggier, foggiest.
1.
thick with or having much fog; misty: a foggy valley; a foggy spring day.
2.
covered or enveloped as if with fog: a foggy mirror.
3.
blurred or obscured as if by fog; not clear; vague: I haven't the foggiest notion of where she went.
4.
bewildered; perplexed.
5.
Photography. affected by fog.

Origin:
1520–30; fog2 + -y1; orig. meaning marshy, thick, murky

foggily, adverb
fogginess, noun
unfoggy, adjective

foggy, fogy.


3. fuzzy, hazy, dim, murky, muddled.
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fogged or foggy (fɒɡd)
 
adj
photog affected or obscured by fog
 
foggy or foggy
 
adj

foggy (ˈfɒɡɪ)
 
adj , -gier, -giest
1.  thick with fog
2.  obscure or confused
3.  another word for fogged
4.  not the foggiest, not the foggiest idea, not the foggiest notion no idea whatsoever: I haven't the foggiest
 
'foggily
 
adv
 
'fogginess
 
n

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Word Origin & History

foggy
1540s, perhaps from a Scandinavian source, or formed from fog + -y (2). Foggy Bottom "U.S. Department of State," from the name of a marshy region of Washington, D.C., where many federal buildings are (also with a punning allusion to political murkiness)
popularized 1947 by James Reston in "New York Times," but he said it had been used earlier by Edward Folliard of "The Washington Post."
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Example sentences
Bring some warm clothes, since mornings and evenings are often foggy.
Depending on where you live, the weather this month can be hot and sunny or
  cool and foggy.
It was that infernal stuff which led to my coming here,-that, and a foggy night.
It is as if someone said that there are fairies in the bottom of their garden,
  but they can only be seen on dark, foggy nights.
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