Definitions for Hazeheɪz
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
hazeheɪz(n.; v.)hazed, haz•ing.
(n.)an aggregation in the atmosphere of very fine, widely dispersed, solid or liquid particles giving the air an opalescent appearance.
vagueness or obscurity, as of the mind, perception, etc.
(v.i.)to make or become hazy.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of haze:
1700–10; perh. n. use of ME *hase, OE hasu, var. of haswa ashen, dusky. Cf. hazy
to subject (freshmen, newcomers, etc.) to abusive or humiliating tricks and ridicule.
to harass with unnecessary or disagreeable tasks.
Origin of haze:
1670–80; perh. < MF haser to irritate, annoy
atmospheric moisture or dust or smoke that causes reduced visibility
daze, fog, haze(verb)
confusion characterized by lack of clarity
become hazy, dull, or cloudy
harass by imposing humiliating or painful tasks, as in military institutions
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
pollution, dust etc. that fill the air
a brown haze over the city
Very fine solid particles (smoke, dust) or liquid droplets (moisture) suspended in the air, slightly limiting visibility.
The degree of cloudiness or turbidity in a clear glass or plastic, measured in percent.
Any substance causing turbidity in beer or wine.
Mental confusion; the state of being in a haze.
To perform an unpleasant initiation ritual upon a usually non-consenting individual, especially freshmen to a closed community such as a college or military unit.
To oppress or harass by forcing to do hard and unnecessary work.
light vapor or smoke in the air which more or less impedes vision, with little or no dampness; a lack of transparency in the air; hence, figuratively, obscurity; dimness
to be hazy, or tick with haze
to harass by exacting unnecessary, disagreeable, or difficult work
to harass or annoy by playing abusive or shameful tricks upon; to humiliate by practical jokes; -- used esp. of college students; as, the sophomores hazed a freshman
Translations for Haze
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a thin mist
The mountains were dim through the haze.
- dynserigheid, misAfrikaans
- ضباب رَقيقArabic
- лека мъглаBulgarian
- neblinaPortuguese (BR)
- opar, kouřmoCzech
- der DunstGerman
- dis; tågeDanish
- καταχνιά, ομίχληGreek
- kerge udu, uduvineEstonian
- مه كمFarsi
- brume (légère)French
- kabut tipisIndonesian
- 엷은 안개Korean
- dis, tåkeNorwegian
- مه كمPersian
- خوپ ، غبار، زړه نازړه ، هغه څوك چه د تصميم قدرت نلرىPashto
- ceaţă (uşoară)Romanian
- dis, töckenSwedish
- pus, hafif sisTurkish
- 薄霧Chinese (Trad.)
- імла, туманUkrainian
- sương mùVietnamese
- 薄雾Chinese (Simp.)
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