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synonyms for smoggy

  • blurred
  • confused
  • dark
  • dense
  • dim
  • dismal
  • dull
  • dusky
  • emulsified
  • foggy
  • gloomy
  • hazy
  • heavy
  • indefinite
  • indistinct
  • leaden
  • lowering
  • misty
  • mucky
  • muddy
  • murky
  • mushy
  • nebulous
  • nontranslucent
  • nontransparent
  • not clear
  • nubilous
  • obscure
  • opaque
  • overcast
  • somber
  • sullen
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How to use smoggy in a sentence

I’ve seen cargo ships idling off the coast of Long Beach because the ports are so backlogged, containers stacked high as apartment buildings, the horizon a smoggy cloud of emissions.
I TRIED BUYING ONLY USED HOLIDAY GIFTS. IT CHANGED HOW I THINK ABOUT SHOPPINGALANA SEMUELSNOVEMBER 24, 2021TIME
They roll over sidewalks and chip the mirrors of parked cars and spew pollution into the already-smoggy air.
HOW AMERICAN SHOPPERS BROKE THE SUPPLY CHAINALANA SEMUELS / LOS ANGELES, CALIF.NOVEMBER 2, 2021TIME
Meanwhile, residents of some of the world’s largest cities—at least, those not living in wildfire zones—collectively reported that the air they breathed seemed cleaner than usual, even in some notoriously smoggy urban centers.
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Various analyses in the spring showed little decline in air pollution, despite the steep decrease in traffic and economic activity—and some areas, like Southern California, remain as smoggy as ever.
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Too much smoggy air pollution can decrease the amount of energy that we get from solar panels.
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The Day of the Rally dawned bright and smoggy, but the weather boys promised a clear, cool evening.
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WORDS RELATED TO SMOGGY

  • blurred
  • ceiling zero
  • closed in
  • clouded
  • cloudy
  • dark
  • dim
  • filmy
  • fogged in
  • fuzzy
  • gray
  • indistinct
  • misty
  • murky
  • mushy
  • nebulous
  • pea-soupy
  • smazy
  • smoggy
  • socked in
  • soupy
  • unclear
  • vague
  • vaporous
  • vapory
  • zero-zero
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