from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Consisting of or marked by mist: a misty rain; a misty night.
- adj. Obscured or clouded by or as if by mist: far-off, misty mountains.
- adj. Vague; hazy: a misty recollection of a dream.
- adj. Full of tender emotion; sentimental: a love story that left us feeling misty and sad.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. With mist; foggy
- adj. With tears in the eyes
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Accompanied with mist; characterized by the presence of mist; obscured by, or overspread with, mist
- adj. Obscured as if by mist; dim; obscure; clouded.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Accompanied or characterized by mist; overspread with mist: as, misty weather; a misty atmosphere; a misty day.
- Dim, obscure, or clouded, as if by mist; hence, confused; not perspicuous: as, misty sight; a misty writer or treatise; a misty explanation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. filled or abounding with fog or mist
- adj. wet with mist
mist + -y (Wiktionary)