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fog

Pronunciation: /fɔːg; fɒg/

Translation of fog in Spanish:

noun/nombre

u and c
  • 1.1 [Meteorol] niebla (feminine) to be in a fog I'm still in a fog about what he meant sigo sin entender lo que quiso decir since he was fired, he's been walking around in a fog (American English/inglés norteamericano) desde que lo despidieron anda como un zombi or como atontado
    Example sentences
    • Thick fog had reduced visibility, causing the Glanmire to plough into Black Carr Rock.
    • Police said it was raining at the time of the crash and that low cloud and dense fog reduced visibility.
    • Rain, heavy cloud cover and thick fog in the area had prompted Albania's prime minister, Fatos Nano, to cancel his own flight to the conference.
    Example sentences
    • In the auditorium eons of dust collected in the pale green stage curtain, sending up a billowing fog of allergens each time the folds were drawn or opened.
    • A billowing fog of chill air poured out of the door and swirled around Cane's arms and legs as he heedlessly strode forward.
    • Soon, up the street, I saw the swirling masses, vaguely in the fog of the gasses.
    1.2 [Photography/Fotografía] velo (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Although it is possible to print through the fog, graininess is increased by developer induced base fog.
    • Restrainers both slow the rate of development and prevent unwanted fog.
    • The image is fairly decent, the full screen transfer suffering from a little-too-soon cosmetic soft focus and fog.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-gg-)

  • 1.1 (mist over) [mirror/glass/window] empañar 1.2 [Photography/Fotografía] [film/print] velar

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-gg-)

  • 1.1

    fog (up o over)

    [glasses/mirror] empañarse
    1.2 [print/film] velarse

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