American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- v. To cover or obscure with or as if with fog.
- v. To cause confusion in; muddle.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To involve in fog; hence, figuratively, to confuse; make obscure or uncertain; bewilder: as, to befog the mind with sophistry.
GNU Webster's 1913
- v. To involve in a fog; -- mostly as a participle or part. adj.
- v. Hence: To confuse; to mystify.
- v. make less visible or unclear
- From be- + fog. (Wiktionary)
“In a word, the Barbarian is discoverable everywhere in this, that he cannot make: that he can befog and destroy but that he cannot sustain; and of every Barbarian in the decline or peril of every civilization exactly that has been true.”
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“Fully 45 percent of the votes, or hotly aspirated assertions, were for fog or befog.”
“Some types of information that cannot be obtained from record review are how well certain treatment procedures are befog done, or what mothers are being told.”
“Some types of information that can be obtained from record review are whether patients are befog sent to the appropriate referral facility or whether the medicines being administered to patients are appropriate for their conditions.”
“A crowded street will only detract from the message befog conveyed.”
“Vegetables thus contaminated would only be safe to eat after befog cooked or sterilized.”
“And we should not befog the issue by saying that this is degrading.”
“The combined effects of the blow he had received at the hands of the treacherous servant, the fall at the gate, and the long hours of mental anguish he had undergone, were quite enough to befog his brain.”
“He did not seek to befog a question by an extensive quotation of authorities.”
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