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fog
British English: /fɒɡ/
American English: /fɔɡ/
, /fɑɡ/

Translation of fog in French:

noun

  • 1 (Meteorology) a patch/blanket of fog
    une nappe/un manteau de brouillard
    we get thick fogs here
    nous avons du brouillard très épais dans la région
    a fog of cigarette smoke
    un nuage épais de fumée de cigarette

transitive verb p prés etc -gg-

  • 1 [literal]
    also: fog up
    (steam) (glass)
    (light) (film)
  • 2 [figurative] (confuse) See examples: to fog the issue
    (unwittingly)
    embrouiller les choses
    (deliberately)
    noyer le poisson

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