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Synonyms for fog

Synonyms for fog

a thick, heavy atmospheric condition offering reduced visibility because of the presence of suspended particles

Synonyms for fog

droplets of water vapor suspended in the air near the ground

an atmosphere in which visibility is reduced because of a cloud of some substance

confusion characterized by lack of clarity

make less visible or unclear

References in classic literature ?
Who that once bends from the line of his march in a fog can tell when or how to find it again
From out of the fog came the mournful tolling of a bell, and I could see the pilot turning the wheel with great rapidity.
It's this fog,' returned Edwin; 'and it makes my eyes smart, like Cayenne pepper.
I couldn't tell nothing about voices in a fog, for nothing don't look natural nor sound natural in a fog.
The fog was rapidly dispersing; already the moon shone quite clear on the high ground on either side; and it was only in the exact bottom of the dell and round the tavern door that a thin veil still hung unbroken to conceal the first steps of our escape.
As the cab drew up before the address indicated, the fog lifted a little and showed him a dingy street, a gin palace, a low French eating house, a shop for the retail of penny numbers and twopenny salads, many ragged children huddled in the doorways, and many women of many different nationalities passing out, key in hand, to have a morning glass; and the next moment the fog settled down again upon that part, as brown as umber, and cut him off from his blackguardly surroundings.
Mate says we must be past Straits of Dover, as in a moment of fog lifting he saw North Foreland, just as he heard the man cry out.
For days they worked in fog - Harvey at the bell - till, grown familiar with the thick airs, he went out with Tom Platt, his heart rather in his mouth.
I have said that over the great Grimpen Mire there hung a dense, white fog.
She was silent, and the horse ambled along for a considerable distance, till a faint luminous fog, which had hung in the hollows all the evening, became general and enveloped them.
Fog up the river, where it flows among green aits and meadows; fog down the river, where it rolls deified among the tiers of shipping and the waterside pollutions of a great (and dirty) city.
This fog seemed even destitute of humidity, and the articles brought in contact with it were scarcely dampened in the slightest degree.
An enormous space, with our army's campfires dimly glowing in the fog, could be seen behind him; in front of him was misty darkness.
Here is a good description of an effect of fog, which we commend to foreigners resident in London:
Presently, with two great bears dogging our footsteps we entered a dense fog,