What does mizzle mean?

Definitions for mizzle
ˈmɪz əlmiz·zle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drizzle, mizzle(verb)

    very light rain; stronger than mist but less than a shower

  2. drizzle, mizzle(verb)

    rain lightly

    "When it drizzles in summer, hiking can be pleasant"


  1. mizzle(Verb)

    To abscond, scram, flee.

    Etymology: From misellen. Cognate with musseln, miezelen. Of obscure origin, but apparently related to mes, mes, mis, both from mehs, from mihstuz, from mīganan, from meiǵʰ-. Compare also micturate, mese, miegen, mijgen, mige.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mizzle(verb)

    to rain in very fine drops

    Etymology: [See Misle, and cf. Mistle.]

  2. Mizzle(verb)

    to take one's self off; to go

    Etymology: [See Misle, and cf. Mistle.]

  3. Mizzle(noun)

    mist; fine rain

    Etymology: [See Misle, and cf. Mistle.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Mizzle

    miz′l, v.i. to rain in small drops.—n. fine rain.—n. Mizz′ling, a thick mist.—adj. Mizz′ly, misty. [For mist-le, freq. from mist.]

  2. Mizzle

    miz′l, v.i. to yield: (slang) to decamp.—v.t. to muddle, confuse.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mizzle in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mizzle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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