Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To cover or obscure with or as if with fog.
  • transitive v. To cause confusion in; muddle.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To envelop in fog.
  • v. To confuse; mystify.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To involve in a fog; -- mostly as a participle or part. adj.
  • transitive v. Hence: To confuse; to mystify.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To involve in fog; hence, figuratively, to confuse; make obscure or uncertain; bewilder: as, to befog the mind with sophistry.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. make less visible or unclear

Etymologies

From be- +‎ fog. (Wiktionary)

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