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hazenoun [C or U]

uk   us   /heɪz/
something such as heat or smoke in the air that makes it less clear, so that it is difficult to see well: The road through the desert shimmered in the haze. I saw her through a haze of cigarette smoke.

hazeverb

uk   us   /heɪz/
US to play tricks on someone, especially a new person in a fraternity or sorority
hazing
noun [U] /ˈheɪ.zɪŋ/  us   /ˈheɪ.zɪŋ/ US
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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