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haze

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(Entry 1 of 3)

1 an atmospheric condition in which suspended particles in the air rob it of its transparency
  • Jim could barely make out the tall buildings through the haze

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2 a state of mental confusion
  • people wandered around in a haze in the days following the earthquake

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Synonyms of haze (Entry 2 of 3)

to attack repeatedly with mean put-downs or insults
  • the roughnecks on the oil rig would haze the young man for his refined manners and educated speech

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Synonyms & Antonyms of haze (Entry 3 of 3)

to make dark, dim, or indistinct
  • unfortunately, smog was hazing the view of the distant city skyline

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The first known use of haze was in 1582

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“Haze.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/haze. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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