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mistyadjective

us   /ˈmɪs·ti/
slightly wet: His eyes grew misty as he remembered her.
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mistyadjective

uk   /ˈmɪs.ti/ us   /ˈmɪs.ti/
  • misty adjective (WEATHER)

B2 If the weather is misty, there is mist in the air that makes it difficult to see into the distance: The morning will start off misty.

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  • misty adjective (GLASS)

used to describe glass or a similar surface that is covered with a mist that makes it difficult to see through: The windscreen is all misty.
mistily
adverb uk   /ˈmɪs.təl.i/ us   /ˈmɪs.təl.i/
mistiness
noun [U] uk   /ˈmɪs.ti.nəs/ us   /ˈmɪs.ti.nəs/
(Definition of misty from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “misty”
in Arabic ضَبابي…
in Korean 안개낀…
in Portuguese nevoento, enevoado…
in Catalan boirós…
in Japanese 霧の深い…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天气, 雾的, 有雾的…
in Turkish puslu…
in Russian туманный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天氣, 霧的, 有霧的…
in Italian nebbioso…
in Polish mglisty, zamglony…
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