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

Translation of mist in Spanish:


  • 1.1 uncountable and countable (Meteorol) sea mist a mist of tears obscured her vision
    tenía los ojos empañados por las lágrimas
    the origin of this custom is lost in the mists of time
    el origen de esta costumbre se pierde en la noche de los tiempos
    Example sentences
    • The Tuscany hills were shrouded in mist on the morning of departure.
    • There was mist, cloud cover, and heavy rain, all of which impeded movement.
    • Early in the morning the mountains are usually sheathed in clouds of mist.
    1.2 uncountable (condensation)
    Example sentences
    • She gave her wings an occasional flutter to keep the mist from settling on them.
    • The range office staff were busy rubbing away at the heavy mist that had settled on the jeep's windscreen.
    • A tiny cloud of mist formed on the window where her hot breath landed.
    1.3 uncountable (spray)

Phrasal verbs

mist over

1verb + adverb 1.1 (become misty)
cubrirse de neblina
her eyes misted over
se le empañaron los ojos
2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object

mist up

1verb + adverb
2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object

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