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Meaning of "befogged" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BEFOGGED

befogged  [bɪˈfɒɡd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BEFOGGED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Befogged is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb befogged in English.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO BEFOGGED

PRESENT

Present
I befog
you befog
he/she/it befogs
we befog
you befog
they befog
Present continuous
I am befogging
you are befogging
he/she/it is befogging
we are befogging
you are befogging
they are befogging
Present perfect
I have befogged
you have befogged
he/she/it has befogged
we have befogged
you have befogged
they have befogged
Present perfect continuous
I have been befogging
you have been befogging
he/she/it has been befogging
we have been befogging
you have been befogging
they have been befogging
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I befogged
you befogged
he/she/it befogged
we befogged
you befogged
they befogged
Past continuous
I was befogging
you were befogging
he/she/it was befogging
we were befogging
you were befogging
they were befogging
Past perfect
I had befogged
you had befogged
he/she/it had befogged
we had befogged
you had befogged
they had befogged
Past perfect continuous
I had been befogging
you had been befogging
he/she/it had been befogging
we had been befogging
you had been befogging
they had been befogging
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will befog
you will befog
he/she/it will befog
we will befog
you will befog
they will befog
Future continuous
I will be befogging
you will be befogging
he/she/it will be befogging
we will be befogging
you will be befogging
they will be befogging
Future perfect
I will have befogged
you will have befogged
he/she/it will have befogged
we will have befogged
you will have befogged
they will have befogged
Future perfect continuous
I will have been befogging
you will have been befogging
he/she/it will have been befogging
we will have been befogging
you will have been befogging
they will have been befogging
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would befogged
you would befogged
he/she/it would befogged
we would befogged
you would befogged
they would befogged
Conditional continuous
I would be befogging
you would be befogging
he/she/it would be befogging
we would be befogging
you would be befogging
they would be befogging
Conditional perfect
I would have befogged
you would have befogged
he/she/it would have befogged
we would have befogged
you would have befogged
they would have befogged
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been befogging
you would have been befogging
he/she/it would have been befogging
we would have been befogging
you would have been befogging
they would have been befogging
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you befog
we let´s befog
you befog
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to befog
Past participle
befogged
Present Participle
befogging
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BEFOGGED


birddogged
ˈbɜːdˌdɒɡd
bogged
bɒɡd
clogged
klɒɡd
epilogued
ˈepɪlɒɡd
flogged
flɒɡd
fogged
fɒɡd
footslogged
ˈfʊtˌslɒɡd
frogged
frɒɡd
hogged
hɒɡd
leapfrogged
ˈliːpˌfrɒɡd
nogged
nɒɡd
slogged
slɒɡd
uncataloged
ʌnˈkætəˌlɒɡd
uncatalogued
ʌnˈkætəlɒɡd
watchdogged
ˈwɒtʃˌdɒɡd
waterlogged
ˈwɔːtəˌlɒɡd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BEFOGGED

beflower
beflum
befoam
befog
befogging
befool
before
before long
before one´s time
before the fact
before the mast
before you could say Jack Robinson
before-and-after test
before-tax
beforehand
beforetime
befortune
befoul
befouler
befoulment

WORDS THAT END LIKE BEFOGGED

bagged
begged
cogged
dogged
dragged
flagged
gagged
hugged
jogged
legged
logged
pettifogged
plugged
progged
rugged
snogged
tagged
trogged
unclogged
unplugged

Synonyms and antonyms of befogged in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «BEFOGGED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «befogged» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of befogged

Translation of «befogged» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BEFOGGED

Find out the translation of befogged to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of befogged from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «befogged» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

befogged
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

befogged
570 millions of speakers

English

befogged
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

befogged
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

befogged
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

затуманенный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

obscurecidos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কুয়াশাচ্ছন্ন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

obscurci
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Befogged
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

benebelt
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

befogged
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

흐려져
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Befogged
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bao phủ sương mù
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

befogged
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मुरुम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

befogged
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

befogged
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

befogged
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

затуманений
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

befogged
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

befogged
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verbluft
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

befogged
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

befogged
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of befogged

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BEFOGGED»

The term «befogged» is normally little used and occupies the 141.066 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BEFOGGED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about befogged

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BEFOGGED»

Discover the use of befogged in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to befogged and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Unabridged Dictionary of Sensations as If
Croton Tiglium (A) Befogged Forehead. — Dulness of the head, as if befogged mostly in the forehead. Helleborus Niger (A) , Befogged Sleepless. — Confused feeling in the head, as if he had not slept enough, in the morning after rising, and a ...
J. W. Ward, 2003
2
Just Think: Nourish Your Mind to Feed Your Soul
BEFOGGED. Clarity Images of clarity are pleasing. Clarity suggests trustworthiness, safety, beauty, and worth. Clear water, clear diamond, clear blue sky. Clear mind. The mind houses many important processes: awareness, imagination, ...
Nancy J. Nordenson, 2003
3
Seize the Dance! : BaAka Musical Life and the Ethnography of ...
Befogged. Introduction. to. the. Dance. Called. Mabo. By December 1988, more than two months after my arrival, I was lying on a log bed in my mudwalled room atJustin's. I closed my eyes after a bout of fever and chills. When I opened them ...
Michelle Kisliuk Assistant Professor of Music University of Virginia, 1998
4
Selections from the Major Writings on Scepticism, Man, & God
For wherever I turned my mind, All was resolved into one and the same, and all that exists, However weighed, was always of one same nature. It is on this account, I suppose, that he speaks of him also as [only] "half-befogged" rather than as ...
Sextus (Empiricus.), Philip Paul Hallie, 1985
5
New Supreme Dictionary - English-English-Tamil:
The victory was celebrated in a befitting manner. be-fog/"bift:g/Yu.^:'i5):°<>uO«: / befogged, befogging: to envelop in fog, uosfltuirai Cy>®; make obscure, wonrg, Qs,if\iutru>so (ip(i). • Thoughts of absolute poverty befogged his mind.
Various, 2005
6
Three Dramas
It wouldbethat, if our hearts did not often actasguiding lights to our befogged intelligences. Look atthishouse behind us—the brandy distiller's. The devilish workingsofhis intelligence have befogged the whole country—befogged it with ...
Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson, 1924
7
Friends Intelligencer
There is many a good Christian who gets befogged on his journey, and is brought to a stand-still. He can see neither sun, moon, nor stars. He can not pick his way. He is afraid to take a step lest he should stumble or come into collision with ...
8
Master the GRE 2014
(A) befogged (B) taxed (C) muddled (D) weakened (E) wary (F) heedful ANSWER EXPLANATION The correct answers are (A) and (C). The sense of the sentence is that reading convoluted books doesn't make the reader any more intelligent, ...
Peterson's, 2013
9
A Glam Man in a Dandy World: Secret Relations Between Dandy ...
Wilde remains as a figure for a contagion of displacement: “With us his nephos and his neberls, mest incensed and befogged by him and his smoke thereof. But he shall have his gladstein of our zober beerbest in Oscarhall's winetavern” (FW  ...
Giulio D'Agostino, 2001
10
Snitch World
It meandered like the Snake River across the befogged reservation of his youth. Befogged is the wrong word. Chainbang's memory of his youth lay beyond any number of smeared thicknesses of graffitied LeXan, securely obfuscated.
Jim Nisbet, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BEFOGGED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term befogged is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Music: Positive vibration
Thick clouds of smoke have never befogged the legacy of late reggae master Bob Marley. His lyrics appeared quick and clear to mirror ... «Jerusalem Post Israel News, Jun 15»
2
Yves Saint Laurent Remains a Mystery in Bonello's Biographical Film
... mental effects of his dissolute youth: Befogged and prematurely aged (Berger is in his early seventies), he seems adrift, isolated, haunted. «Riverfront Times, Jun 15»
3
Zo & Bertrand: The State Of Boston Sports
The Red Sox are back to being terrible, the shine of the Patriots' Super Bowl win a few months ago has been befogged by the whole ... «CBS Local, Jun 15»
4
Consider alternatives to National Grid
The basis for making a choice is befogged by National Grid manipulations including the nearly 50 % increase in price from National Grid last ... «Worcester Telegram, May 15»
5
The Fulford File | Education Theorist Ted Sizer And The Myth Of The …
... English and History, and his previous employment had been in the military and school teaching, he was “befogged and frequently cowed by ... «VDARE.com, Apr 15»
6
Cooperative Performance Milwaukee reveals 'Nightmares' of 'Peter …
That scaffolding periodically revolves — true to the teeming, madcap gyrations in Barrie's befogged brain. Wearing a lizard-green unitard and ... «Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Apr 15»
7
In Praise of James Billington
... Jim Billington has also worked, quietly but effectively, to challenge the stultifying secularism that has befogged American intellectual life for ... «National Review Online, Apr 15»
8
Protecting Bigotry in Indiana: May/Perry/Cruz Appear to be Jihadist
From It Can't Happen Here by Sinclair Lews: "But he saw too that in America the struggle was befogged by the fact that the worst Fascists were ... «LubbockOnline.com, Mar 15»
9
Why God Is a Moral Issue
But does one really think that the Dalai Lama is befogged by original sin in a way that a televangelist in Florida is not? Surely no one could be ... «New York Times, Mar 15»
10
Twin Shadow: Stepping Out into the Light
There's more awareness and hopeful discovery now,” says George Lewis Jr., the man behind the Twin Shadow mask. Befogged by “discontent ... «Consequence of Sound, Mar 15»

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