Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

defog

[dee-fog, -fawg]
See more synonyms for defog on Thesaurus.com
verb (used with object), de·fogged, de·fog·ging.
  1. to remove the fog or moisture from (a car window, mirror, etc.).
  2. Informal. to make intelligible, specific, or obvious; clarify: In a lengthy interview the mayor defogged the issues in the transit strike.
Show More

Origin of defog

First recorded in 1900–05; de- + fog1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words

releaseclarifyacquitabsolveexonerateexculpatevindicateexplainrelievedischargeemancipatedefog