Origin of cloudy
OTHER WORDS FROM cloudycloud·i·ly, adverbcloud·i·ness, nounun·cloud·y, adjective
How to use cloudy in a sentence
Here in New Mexico, the temperatures during the months of October and November tend to swing around wildly, from 70 degrees and sunny to 34 and cloudy—sometimes all in the same day.
If skies can remain partly cloudy, allowing the ground to cool more effectively, we could see a very chilly night in the mid-20s outside the Beltway to around 30 degrees downtown.D.C.-area forecast: Showers today, with soaking rain tonight|A. Camden Walker, Jason Samenow|December 4, 2020|Washington Post
Skies continue partly cloudy Tuesday night as temperatures continue to cool, dropping to lows in the low to mid-30s.D.C.-area forecast: Still mild with sunshine today, gusty showers and storms tomorrow|Brian Jackson|November 29, 2020|Washington Post
Skies are cloudy, which act as a blanket, keeping low temperatures from falling past the mid-40s to around 50 degrees.D.C.-area forecast: Mainly clear skies plus warmer temperatures today and tomorrow|A. Camden Walker|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Thursday night could see a shower or two with mostly cloudy skies.D.C.-area forecast: Another day of nice, warm weather before rain returns|Matt Rogers|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
Mostly cloudy Monday through Wednesday, cloudy Thursday, overcast Friday, and considerable cloudiness over the weekend.
It was not just that the sun was shining brilliantly in a place infamous for its cloudiness.
The average cloudiness was 93 per cent.; largely due to the frequent foggy or misty weather.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
If much gelatin is present a yellow precipitate is produced, smaller amounts produce a cloudiness.
When there is a mere cloudiness only, it may be due to caramel, in which case the extract is to be suspected.
If the mixture does not show some cloudiness, it is a strong indication that no lemon oil is present.
The cloudiness will not appear if the oil is pure, but will reappear if peanut oil is present.