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Date: 1700-1800
Origin: Probably from hazy

haze

1 noun
     
Related topics: Nature
haze1 [singular, uncountable]
1DN smoke, dust, or mist in the air which is difficult to see through
haze of
a haze of cigarette smoke
The sun was surrounded by a golden haze.
2 the feeling of being very confused and unable to think clearly:
a drunken haze

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