haar

[hahr]
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noun Scot. and North England.

a thick, wet fog along the seacoast.

Nearby words

  1. haaf,
  2. haag,
  3. haag, den,
  4. haakon iv,
  5. haakon vii,
  6. haarlem,
  7. haarlemmermeer,
  8. haarscheibe tumor,
  9. haas,
  10. hab.

Origin of haar

First recorded in 1665–75; north variant of hoar

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British Dictionary definitions for haar

haar

noun

Eastern British a cold sea mist or fog off the North Sea

Word Origin for haar

C17: related to Dutch dialect harig damp

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