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fognoun [C/U]

 us   /fɔɡ, fɑɡ/
a mass of cloud consisting of small drops of water near the surface of the earth: [U] Heavy fog made driving conditions dangerous.
foggy
adjective  us   /ˈfɔ·ɡi, ˈfɑɡ·i/
a cold, foggy day

fogverb [T/I]

 /fɔɡ, fɑɡ/ (-gg-)
to cover or be covered with fog : The airport is fogged over.
Phrasal verbs
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"fog" in British English

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fognoun

uk   /fɒɡ/  us   /fɑːɡ/

fogverb [T]

uk   /fɒɡ/  us   /fɑːɡ/ (-gg-)
(Definition of fog from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fog”
in Korean 안개…
in Arabic ضَباب…
in Malaysian kabus…
in French brouillard…
in Russian туман…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天氣, 霧…
in Italian nebbia…
in Turkish sis…
in Polish mgła…
in Spanish niebla…
in Vietnamese sương mù…
in Portuguese neblina, névoa…
in Thai หมอก…
in German der Nebel…
in Catalan boira…
in Japanese 霧…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天气, 雾…
in Indonesian kabut…
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