fogbound

adjective
fog·bound | \ˈfȯg-ˌbau̇nd, ˈfäg-\

Definition of fogbound 

1 : unable to move because of fog a fogbound ship

2 : covered by fog a fogbound coast

First Known Use of fogbound

1814, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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fogbound

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of fogbound

: unable to move or travel because of fog

: covered by fog

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