befog

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verb be·fog \ bi-ˈfȯg , -ˈfäg , bē- \

Definition of befog

transitive verb
1 :confuse
2 :fog, obscure

Examples of befog in a Sentence

  1. the professor's convoluted explanation only befogged the textbook's presentation of this scientific principle

  2. the morning murk befogged our view of the harbor

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First Known Use of befog

1601



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