Antonyms for fogginess

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The Earthman saw that the fogginess was clearing from his big eyes.

But I want to see them; and the fogginess of the trees in that direction stops me.

Perhaps the very difficulty of attaining success is what has stayed many minds in floundering, timid, fogginess.

So that you'l have time enough to wast away that fulsomness and fogginess of body, that you have gotten in your Nurse-keeping.

WORD ORIGIN

1540s, perhaps from a Scandinavian source, or formed from fog (n.1) + -y (2). Foggy Bottom "U.S. Department of State," from the name of a marshy region of Washington, D.C., where many federal buildings are (also with a suggestion of political murkiness) popularized 1947 by James Reston in "New York Times," but he said it had been used earlier by Edward Folliard of "The Washington Post."

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