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mist

noun [C or U] uk   us   /mɪst/
B2 thin fog produced by very small drops of water collecting in the air just above an area of ground or water: The mountain villages seem to be permanently shrouded in mist. The early-morning mist soon lifted/cleared. a thin layer of liquid on the surface of something that makes it difficult to see: UK There's always a mist on the bathroom mirror/windows when I've had a shower. Through a mist of tears, I watched his train pull out of the station.
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in Arabic ضَباب…
in Korean 안개…
in Malaysian kabus…
in French brume…
in Turkish pus, sis…
in Italian foschia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 薄霧, 水汽,水蒸氣…
in Russian туман, дымка…
in Polish mgła…
in Vietnamese sương mù…
in Spanish neblina…
in Portuguese nevoeiro, cerração…
in Thai หมอก…
in German der Nebel…
in Catalan boirina…
in Japanese 霧…
in Indonesian kabut…
in Chinese (Simplified) 薄雾, 水汽,水蒸气…
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