Synonyms for hazy

Grammar : Adj
Spell : hey-zee
Phonetic Transcription : ˈheɪ zi

Top 10 synonyms for hazy Other synonyms for the word hazy

Définition of hazy

Origin :
  • 1620s, hawsey, nautical, of unknown origin. Some connect it with German hase "hare," an animal which plays an important part in Germanic folklore, with many supernatural and unlucky aspects in medieval times (among the superstitions: a dead hare should not be brought aboard a fishing ship, and the word hare should not be spoken at sea). Another suggestion is Old English hasu, haswe "gray." Related: Hazily; haziness.
  • adj cloudy
  • adj confused
Example sentences :
  • But do give me a moment, everything is all so whirling and hazy.
  • Extract from : « The Spenders » by Harry Leon Wilson
  • Bill Bryant now discerned the hazy outline of a moving figure.
  • Extract from : « The Law-Breakers » by Ridgwell Cullum
  • The sky that morning was grey with a hazy heat, which veiled the sun.
  • Extract from : « Abbe Mouret's Transgression » by Emile Zola
  • Behind them came the bulldogs, larger warships, hazy blurs in the distance.
  • Extract from : « Raiders Invisible » by Desmond Winter Hall
  • The old man looked at her through a blinding mist in his hazy eyes.
  • Extract from : « A Son of Hagar » by Sir Hall Caine
  • Allan lifted his hazy eyes from the ground, and looked into his wife's face.
  • Extract from : « A Son of Hagar » by Sir Hall Caine
  • Albert's recollections of the next few days were hazy and very doubtful.
  • Extract from : « The Portygee » by Joseph Crosby Lincoln
  • The Tavern “office” was crowded and hazy with acrid blue smoke.
  • Extract from : « Once to Every Man » by Larry Evans
  • I suppose I had some hazy prescience of that eventuality being in the air.
  • Extract from : « Lord Jim » by Joseph Conrad
  • A case of collision on a hazy morning off the Spanish coast—you may remember.
  • Extract from : « Lord Jim » by Joseph Conrad

Antonyms for hazy

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