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fog·gy

foggy

 
 
pronunciation:
fa gi [or] faw gi
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: foggier, foggiest
definition 1: full of or covered by fog.
The accident happened on a foggy stretch of the road.
definition 2: fuzzy; mixed up.
His mind was foggy with sleep.
similar words:
hazy, murky
derivations: foggily (adv.), fogginess (n.)
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The word foggy contains the following part:
-y1, -ey Old English adjective-forming suffix that means characterized by; full of; tending to
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The suffix -y1, -ey attaches to nouns and a few verbs to form adjectives.