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fog

noun

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1 a state of mental confusion
  • didn't get enough sleep and now I'm in a fog

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2 an atmospheric condition in which suspended particles in the air rob it of its transparency
  • the fog lifted once the sun was out

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fog

verb

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1 to make (something) unclear to the understanding
  • extraneous matters that only serve to fog the central issue

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2 to make dark, dim, or indistinct
  • time will fog memories

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“Fog.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fog. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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