adjective, mist·i·er, mist·i·est.
Origin of misty
Examples from the Web for misty
The house was very silent now, and not a sound came up from the misty streets.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The unspoken question that hovers uneasily in the misty air is: how well do we ever know anyone, even our family members?‘Broadchurch’: This British Murder Mystery Will Be Your Next Television Obsession|Jace Lacob|April 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Misty Benjamin has photos of the Aurora, Colo., shooter in her wallet and on her bedroom walls.I Love James Holmes: An Admirer Opens Up About Her Crush|Christine Pelisek|January 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
See John Boehner, Hillary Clinton, Newt Gingrich, and others get misty.
On the subject of Cuba and Fidel Castro, he breaks out the misty fatigues as well, calling him “a liberator.”Is Israel-Bashing, Dictator-Backing Charles Barron Heading To Washington?|John Avlon|June 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
As far as the eye could see on either side stretched the misty shape.Nedra|George Barr McCutcheon
His thick hair and scraggy neck gave witness of unreadiness and through his misty glasses weak eyes looked up pleading.Ulysses|James Joyce
Where the brown fog warms to a misty, golden glow you know there are shop windows.Famous Houses and Literary Shrines of London|A. St. John Adcock
Opening it, she found a misty and ample veil of finest tulle, simply hemmed with a heavy thread of silk.Virgie's Inheritance|Mrs. Georgie Sheldon
Misty forms shaded to ghost-gray seemed to steal out and group themselves about her dead.From the Valley of the Missing|Grace Miller White