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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Confusion characterized by lack of clarity; Atmospheric moisture or dust or smoke that causes reduced visibility v. - Harass by imposing humiliating or painful tasks, as in military institutions; Become hazy, dull, or cloudy.

Usage examples (35)
  • For the dewy haze is rising like a curtain o'er the sea; --
  • And that haze is not good for the people, nor their buildings.
  • The Maizeland Blue haze is still looming over Ann Arbor, Mich. as week three is about to get into action.
  • The haze from the Icelandic volcano is much worse today than it has been ever since Eyjafjallaj√∂kull first blew. for more
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  • My allergies to "hays" (grasses used as feed) create a horrible "haze" (dullness or fog) in my head.
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