Mistily Mist"i*ly, adv. With mist; darkly; obscurely. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • mistily — adverb 1. in a misty manner the summits of the mountains were mistily purple • Derived from adjective: ↑misty 2. in a vague way he looked vaguely familiar he explained it somewhat mistily • Syn: ↑vaguely …   Useful english dictionary

  • mistily — misty ► ADJECTIVE (mistier, mistiest) 1) full of or covered with mist. 2) indistinct or dim in outline. DERIVATIVES mistily adverb mistiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • mistily — adverb see misty …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mistily — See misty. * * * …   Universalium

  • mistily — adverb In a misty manner …   Wiktionary

  • mistily — mɪstɪlɪ adv. dimly; in a manner which obscures; in a foggy manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mistily — ad. Darkly, obscurely, cloudily …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • mistily — mist·i·ly …   English syllables

  • misty — mistily, adv. mistiness, n. /mis tee/, adj., mistier, mistiest. 1. abounding in or clouded by mist. 2. of the nature of or consisting of mist. 3. appearing as if seen through mist; indistinct or blurred in form or outline. 4. obscure; vague. [bef …   Universalium

  • vaguely — adverb in a vague way (Freq. 14) he looked vaguely familiar he explained it somewhat mistily • Syn: ↑mistily • Derived from adjective: ↑vague …   Useful english dictionary

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