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Synonyms for haze

Synonyms for haze

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

Synonyms for haze

atmospheric moisture or dust or smoke that causes reduced visibility

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confusion characterized by lack of clarity

become hazy, dull, or cloudy

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harass by imposing humiliating or painful tasks, as in military institutions

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Endeavoring to orient himself, as a surveyor or navigator might say, the man moved his eyes slowly along its visible length and at a distance of a quarter-mile to the south of his station saw, dim and gray in the haze, a group of horsemen riding to the north.
And still the silent battalions moved slowly forward in the haze.
The seaman shaded his eyes with his hand, and gazed earnestly through the haze and spray.
On the death of his father, Ralph Nickleby, who had been some time before placed in a mercantile house in London, applied himself passionately to his old pursuit of money-getting, in which he speedily became so buried and absorbed, that he quite forgot his brother for many years; and if, at times, a recollection of his old playfellow broke upon him through the haze in which he lived--for gold conjures up a mist about a man, more destructive of all his old senses and lulling to his feelings than the fumes of charcoal--it brought along with it a companion thought, that if they were intimate he would want to borrow money of him.
In looking round upon the other pieces, I remarked a pretty sketch of Linden-hope from the top of the hill; another view of the old hall basking in the sunny haze of a quiet summer afternoon; and a simple but striking little picture of a child brooding, with looks of silent but deep and sorrowful regret, over a handful of withered flowers, with glimpses of dark low hills and autumnal fields behind it, and a dull beclouded sky above.
I remember, and I know that blue haze like the mist on the mountains in Switzerland.
It seemed as if, first in her own fire within the house, and then in the fiery haze without, she tried to discover what kind of woof Old Time, that greatest and longest- established Spinner of all, would weave from the threads he had already spun into a woman.
and thought did not belong to that enchanted haze in which they were enveloped,--it belonged to the past and the future that lay outside the haze.
However, we know these hazes can also form without life on worlds like Saturn's moon Titan, so we are working to come up with more ways to distinguish biological hazes from abiotic ones.
Just seven hours after closest approach, New Horizons aimed its Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) back at Pluto, capturing sunlight streaming through the atmosphere and revealing hazes as high as 80 miles (130 kilometers) above Pluto's surface.
In the process, Titan's sunsets revealed just how dramatic the effects of hazes can be.
How many more students have to shy away from organizations that haze before we do?