Definition of Mists

1. Noun. (plural of mist) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of mist) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Mists

1. mist [v] - See also: mist

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mists

mistrusters
mistrustful
mistrustfully
mistrustfulness
mistrusting
mistrustingly
mistrustless
mistrusts
mistruth
mistruthful
mistruths
mistryst
mistrysted
mistrysting
mistrysts
mists (current term)
mists of time
mistune
mistuned
mistunes
mistuning
mistura
misturn
mistutor
mistutored
mistutoring
mistutors
misty
misty-eyed
misty rose

Literary usage of Mists

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Methods of Practical Hygiene by Karl Bernhard Lehmann (1893)
"mists are formed by the refrigeration of moist air to below the dew-point; ... If mists are formed in the higher atmospheric strata we speak of clouds. ..."

2. Report of the Secretary of Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1870)
"ACTION OP mists UPON VEGETABLES. mists must be dense enough and 'humid enough to deposit a film of water upon plants. The action of mists upon vegetation ..."

3. British Poets of the Nineteenth Century by Curtis Hidden Page (1910)
"Behind are the abandon'd baths l Mute in their meadows lone ; The leaves are on the valley-paths, The mists are on the Rhone— The white mists rolling like a ..."

4. The Iliad of Homer by Homer, John Graham Cordery (1871)
"But Sleep, ere Zeus espied, ensconced him there, Perch'd on a lofty fir, that tallest grew On Ida, piercing through earth's mists to heav'n. ..."

5. The Collected Works of Sir Humphry Davy by Humphry Davy, John Davy (1840)
"V. SOME OBSERVATIONS ON THE FORMATION OF mists IN PARTICULAR SITUATIONS.* ALL persons who have been accustomed to the observation of nature, ..."

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