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mist
British English: /mɪst/
American English: /mɪst/

Translation of mist in German:

noun

  • 2in the mists of time or antiquity [figurative]
    im Dunkel der Vergangenheit
    im Nebel der Vergangenheit [formal]
  • 3 (of spray, vapour, etc.)
    Wolke Fem.

transitive verb

Phrasal verbs

mist over

intransitive verb
(Glas usw.)
[sich] beschlagen
his eyes misted over
Tränen verschleierten seinen Blick
transitive verb
beschlagen lassen

mist up

intransitive verb
(Glas, Brille)
[sich] beschlagen

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