Antonyms
Etymology

1. mist

noun. ['ˈmɪst'] a thin fog with condensation near the ground.

Antonyms

  • comprehensible

Etymology

  • mist (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Mist

  • preexist
  • reminisced
  • coexist
  • subsist
  • dismissed
  • consist
  • baptiste
  • resist
  • persist
  • insist
  • exist
  • enlist
  • desist
  • delist
  • twist
  • tryst
  • quist
  • krist
  • grist
  • ghrist
  • frist
  • crist
  • chryst
  • assist
  • wrist
  • wist
  • vist
  • schist
  • rist
  • pissed

Example sentences of the word mist


1. Noun, singular or mass
Apply a light mist of water to the repair mortar two times a day for a week.

2. Verb, base form
Move the bottle back and forth to evenly mist your entire lawn.

Quotes containing the word mist


1. Myth, mist, and mystery all add to the illusion of love. If you need me I’ll be by the fog machine wearing a tunic and writing an epic poem in Greek.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. I’d rather fake my own fog, than fake a steamy love scene. Can I interest you in some mist? It’s homemade.
- Jarod Kintz, This is the best book I've ever written, and it still sucks

3. Trying to remember a dream from a decade ago is like trying to catch fog in a coffee filter. I could subsist on morning mist.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. love-in-a-mist

noun. chickweed with hairy silver-grey leaves and rather large white flowers.

Synonyms

  • Cerastium tomentosum
  • chickweed
  • clammy chickweed
  • snow-in-summer
  • mouse-ear chickweed
  • mouse ear

3. love-in-a-mist

noun. European garden plant having finely cut leaves and white or pale blue flowers.

Synonyms

  • nigella

4. mist-flower

noun. rhizomatous plant of central and southeastern United States and West Indies having large showy heads of clear blue flowers; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium.

Synonyms

  • genus Conoclinium
  • Conoclinium
  • flower
  • ageratum
  • mistflower
  • Conoclinium coelestinum

5. love-in-a-mist

noun. tropical American passion flower with finely dissected bracts; stems malodorous when crushed.

Synonyms

  • passionflower
  • Passiflora foetida
  • running pop
  • passionflower vine

6. mist

verb. ['ˈmɪst'] become covered with mist.

Synonyms

  • cover
  • spread over

Antonyms

  • conspicuous
  • glorious
  • clear

Etymology

  • mist (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. mist

verb. ['ˈmɪst'] spray finely or cover with mist.

Antonyms

  • clear up

Etymology

  • mist (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. mist

verb. ['ˈmɪst'] make less visible or unclear.

Synonyms

  • cloud
  • obnubilate
  • overshadow
  • fog
  • becloud
  • hide
  • befog
  • haze over
  • conceal

Antonyms

  • brighten
  • reality
  • unveil
  • unmask

Etymology

  • mist (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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