What does misty mean?

Definitions for misty
ˈmɪs timisty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brumous, foggy, hazy, mistyadjective

    filled or abounding with fog or mist

    "a brumous October morning"

  2. mistyadjective

    wet with mist

    "the misty evening"

Wiktionary

  1. mistyadjective

    With mist; foggy

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

  2. mistyadjective

    With tears in the eyes

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

  3. Mistynoun

    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.

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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. Goldman Sachs spokesman Andrew Williams:

    We host hundreds of conferences around the world for our clients as do so many other companies. We all want speakers that will interest our clients, for example, we have hosted speakers at client events ranging from Derek Jeter to Misty Copeland to Elon Musk.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Sometimes you must leave everything and refresh yourself in the silence of a misty lake! Every such refreshment will give you an opportunity to make a long jump on the way to your target!

  3. Erik Pevernagie:

    What does lasting value mean in a society that is only interested in immediate results? How should we judge a community that simply takes short term projects in account and merely looks at a short-sighted horizon? In point of fact, a clear vision goes beyond a misty horizon. Through its mental dimension, the quality of vision stands out to the sheer physical, geographical or time-based horizon. ("Horizon and Vision" )

  4. Tim Hardin:

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

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you can live the beauty of the misty mornings, you are the king, you are the queen!

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