What does misty mean?

Definitions for misty
ˈmɪs timisty

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word misty.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. brumous, foggy, hazy, misty(adj)

    filled or abounding with fog or mist

    "a brumous October morning"

  2. misty(adj)

    wet with mist

    "the misty evening"

Wiktionary

  1. misty(Adjective)

    With mist; foggy

    It's a very misty morning this morning - I can't see a thing!

  2. misty(Adjective)

    With tears in the eyes

    Her eyes grew misty the night her long-time friend passed away.

  3. Misty(ProperNoun)

    from the adjective "misty", reasonably popular in the 1970s and the 1980s.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Misty

    accompained with mist; characterized by the presence of mist; obscured by, or overspread with, mist; as, misty weather; misty mountains; a misty atmosphere

    Etymology: [AS. mistig. See Mist. In some senses misty has been confused with mystic.]

  2. Misty

    obscured as if by mist; dim; obscure; clouded; as, misty sight

    Etymology: [AS. mistig. See Mist. In some senses misty has been confused with mystic.]

Freebase

  1. Misty

    "Misty" is a jazz standard written in 1954 by the pianist Erroll Garner. Originally composed as an instrumental following the traditional 32-bar format and first recorded for Garner's 1955 album Contrasts, the tune later had lyrics by Johnny Burke and became the signature song of Johnny Mathis, appearing on his 1959 album Heavenly and reaching #12 on the U.S. Pop Singles chart later that year.

How to pronounce misty?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say misty in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of misty in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of misty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of misty in a Sentence

  1. Tim Hardin:

    You look to me like misty roses Too soft to touch But too lovely to leave alone

  2. Barack Obama:

    It's wonderful that a potential dancer can see Misty and say, 'I can do that,' but if there's no dance studio at all in their neighborhood, or if their school's chronically underfunded, then it's going to be a problem.

  3. Gregory Bentley:

    The police department's primary duty is to protect the hostage, shooting while Misty was in the vehicle violates every standard practice of police protocol.

  4. Denise Bowden:

    One-hundred and fifty head of ponies control the purse strings of the entire island, we call it the 'Misty' mystique.

  5. Gladys Taber:

    A garden is evidence of faith. It links us with all the misty figures of the past who also planted and were nourished by the fruits of their planting.

Images & Illustrations of misty

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