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Meaning of MISTY

Pronunciation:  'mistee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  filled or abounding with fog or mist; "a brumous October morning"
  2. [adj]  wet with mist; "the misty evening"
 

MISTY is a 5 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: brumous, cloudy, foggy, hazy, wet
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mist"y\, a. [Compar. {Mistier}; superl. {Mistiest}.] [AS.
mistig. See {Mist}. In some senses misty has been confused
with mystic.]
1. Accompained with mist; characterized by the presence of
   mist; obscured by, or overspread with, mist; as, misty
   weather; misty mountains; a misty atmosphere.

2. Obscured as if by mist; dim; obscure; clouded; as, misty
   sight.

         The more I muse therein [theology], The mistier it
         seemeth.                              --Piers
                                               Plowman.

 
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