Definition of misty
- a misty recollection of the event
enjoyed the misty view of the thunderous falls from the deck of the sightseeing boat
I've a misty understanding of the issue but not so much that I could vote intelligently.
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before 12th century
: full of mist
: not clearly seen or remembered
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investment of mental or emotional energy
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