mistily

All Adverb
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  • He had been mistily aware of what had been said, but speech had been beyond him. Cited from Piccadilly Jim, by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  • And then an electric shock set the world dancing mistily before his eyes. Cited from Man With Two Left Feet, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • I myself was doing rather mistily what he wanted. Cited from The Iron Furrow, by George C. Shedd
  • She looked up at last and smiled mistily through her tears. Cited from Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party, by C. E. Jacobs and Edyth Ellerbeck Read
  • We, too, talk of London, but somewhat mistily, and not so early in the summer. Cited from The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Vol. II (of 2), ed. by Kenyon
  • Her advance had brought her fully into what light there was, falling mistily through lattice and door. Cited from V. V.'s Eyes, by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • We were all in half-darkness, our faces mistily white. Cited from The Secret City, by Hugh Walpole
  • Evening stood mistily far up the long avenue of the drive and in the distances about the park on either hand. Cited from If Winter Comes, by A.S.M. Hutchinson
  • He shook his head again and gazed mistily at his wife. Cited from Night Watches, Complete, by W.W. Jacobs
  • She thought it over mistily for a moment or two, and then thought no more about it -- she had fallen fast asleep! Cited from Grandmother Dear, by Mrs. Molesworth
  • About an hour and a half after starting we came on mistily outlined pressure ridges. Cited from Scott's Last Expedition Volume I, by Captain R. F. Scott
  • For a time he did not know where he was, and his gaze wandered mistily from face to face. Cited from The Man on the Box, by Harold MacGrath
  • Something rose mistily before them; it turned out to be a cowshed. Cited from The Long Roll, by Mary Johnston
  • The first rays of daylight were coming mistily into the room when he roused me. Cited from The Man in Lower Ten, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Fanny, at the rail, found her two among the crowd, and smiled down upon them, mistily. Cited from Fanny Herself, by Edna Ferber
  • Below, and about two miles away, lies Bethlehem, with hills behind it, and the mountain range mistily seen behind all. Cited from In the Ranks of the C.I.V., by Erskine Childers
  • The wild cherry trees scattered over the valley, among the dark firs, were mistily white. Cited from Rainbow Valley, by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • The gray dawn-light lay on the river mistily. Cited from The Freebooters of the Wilderness, by Agnes C. Laut
  • Softly her eyes unclosed now, and mistily as yet their gaze dwelt upon me. Cited from The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol. 5, Ed. by Warner
  • The wind had gone down, and the red sunlight fell mistily over the world of corn and stubble. Cited from Main-Travelled Roads, by Hamlin Garland
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Meaning of mistily

  • adverb In a misty manner
    the summits of the mountains were mistily purple