1 [countable/uncountable] a thick cloud that forms close to the ground or to water and is difficult to see through. Fog is thicker than mist
thick/heavy/dense/freezing fog: Heavy fog forced drivers to slow down.
a patch of fog: There may be some patches of fog around dawn.
a blanket of fog (=fog that covers everything): a thick blanket of fog in the valley
fog lifts (=goes away): We’ll leave when this fog has lifted.
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