fogdog

[ fog-dawg, -dog, fawg ]
/ ˈfɒgˌdɔg, -ˌdɒg, ˈfɔg /

noun

a bright spot sometimes seen in a fog bank.

Nearby words

  1. fog signal,
  2. fogarty,
  3. fogarty catheter,
  4. fogbound,
  5. fogbow,
  6. fogey,
  7. foggage,
  8. fogged,
  9. fogger,
  10. foggia

Origin of fogdog

First recorded in 1865–70; see origin at fog1, sundog

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British Dictionary definitions for fogdog

fogdog

/ (ˈfɒɡˌdɒɡ) /

noun

a whitish spot sometimes seen in fog near the horizonAlso called: seadog
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