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(RQ:Belloc Lowndes Lodger)
- Thus the red damask curtains which now shut out the fog-laden, drizzling atmosphere of the Marylebone Road, had cost a mere song, and yet they might have been warranted to last another thirty years. A great bargain also had been the excellent Axminster carpet which covered the floor;(nb..).
To become covered with or as if with fog.
To make dim or obscure.
To spoil (film) via exposure to light other than in the normal process of taking a photograph.
To cover with or as if with fog.
1968, ''Eighth Annual Report'', Metropolitan Corporation of Greater Winnipeg, p 7:
- Fogging for adult mosquito control began on June 4th in residential areas. Until September 25th, the Metro area was fogged eleven times, using nine truck-mounted foggers, eight hand swing foggers, and two boats.
To obscure in condensation or water.
(quote-book) that if you could fog a mirror, you could get a loan.
To make confusing or obscure.
To practice in a small or mean way; to pettifog.
(RQ:Dryden Miscellaneous Works)
- Where wouldst thou fog to get a fee?
1800, John Lawrenece, ''The New Farmer's Calendar; Or, Monthly Remembrancer, for All Kinds of Country Business: Comprehending All the Material Improvements in the New Husbandry ... By a Farmer and Breeder J. Lawrence.'', page 114:
- The inclosures of fog, or aftergrass, reserved for spring-feed, are now supposed to be shut up, also the burnet, which is never to be fed in autumn ...
Tall and decaying grass left standing after the cutting or grazing season.
1744, William Agric Ellis, ''The Modern Husbandman'', page 104:
- (..) and they generally leave a great deal of Fog to rot on the Ground, which, with the Help of his well turned Dung-hill, dress his Ground (..)
To become covered with the kind of grass called fog.
(senseid) to hold (gloss)
to take (gloss)
to receive (gloss)
to write (gloss)
to transfer (gloss)
to mark (gloss)
to and (gloss)
Appropriate manner to proceed.