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haze

noun [C/U]  us   /heɪz/

haze noun [C/U] (FOG)

fog caused by water, smoke, or dust, or an effect of heat that prevents things being seen clearly: [C] A brownish haze hung over the field.

haze

verb [T]  us   /heɪz/

haze verb [T] (TEST)

to force people new to a group, esp. a sports team or college social group, to take part in activities that are silly, embarrassing, and sometimes harmful in order to be accepted as a member
hazing
noun [U]  us   /ˈheɪ·zɪŋ/
Ten fraternity members had their heads shaved during hazing last week.
Translations of “haze”
in Arabic دُخان, ضَباب, غَيْم…
in Korean 아지랑이…
in Malaysian jerebu…
in French brume (légère)…
in Turkish pus, hafif sis…
in Italian foschia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 霧氣, 煙霧(靄、霾)…
in Russian дымка…
in Polish mgiełka, opary…
in Vietnamese sương mù…
in Spanish neblina…
in Portuguese bruma…
in Thai เมฆหมอก…
in German der Dunst…
in Catalan calitja, boirina…
in Japanese もや, かすみ…
in Indonesian kabut tipis…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雾气, 烟雾…
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