[hey-zee] /ˈheɪ zi/
adjective, hazier, haziest.
characterized by the presence of ; misty:
lacking distinctness or clarity; vague; indefinite; obscure; confused:
a hazy idea.
adjective -zier, -ziest
characterized by reduced visibility; misty
1620s, hawsey, nautical, of unknown origin. Some connect it with German hase “hare,” an animal which plays an important part in Germanic folklore, with many supernatural and unlucky aspects in medieval times (among the superstitions: a dead hare should not be brought aboard a fishing ship, and the word hare should not be spoken at sea). Another suggestion is Old English hasu, haswe “gray.” Related: Hazily; haziness.
[hey-zing] /ˈheɪ zɪŋ/ noun 1. subjection to harassment or ridicule. [heyz] /heɪz/ noun 1. an aggregation in the atmosphere of very fine, widely dispersed, solid or liquid particles, or both, giving the air an opalescent appearance that subdues colors. 2. vagueness or obscurity, as of the mind or perception; confused or vague thoughts, feelings, etc.: […]
[hey-zuh l-tuh n] /ˈheɪ zəl tən/ noun 1. a city in E Pennsylvania.
[haz-mat] /ˈhæzˌmæt/ noun 1. a material or substance that poses a danger to life, property, or the environment if improperly stored, shipped, or handled: regulations for transporting radioactive materials and other HAZMAT. /ˈhæzˌmæt/ noun (mainly US & Canadian) 1. noun hazardous material(s) Word Origin 1980-85 also HAZMAT, 1977, condensed from hazardous material(s). noun Hazardous material: […]
vision, one of the sons of Nahor (Gen. 22:22).