Egypt vs Mist - What's the difference?

egypt | mist |

As a proper noun egypt

is a country in north africa official name: arab republic of egypt.

As a verb mist is

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Alternative forms

* (archaic)

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • A country in North Africa. Official name: Arab Republic of Egypt.
  • (historical) A civilization based around the river Nile, on its lower reaches nearer the Mediterranean.
  • Synonyms

    * (modern country) Arab Republic of Egypt * (civilization) Ancient Egypt, Egyptian civilization

    Derived terms

    * Egyptian * gypsy

    See also

    * United Arab Republic * *



    (wikipedia mist)


  • (uncountable) Water or other liquid finely suspended in air.
  • It was difficult to see through the morning mist .
  • (countable) A layer of fine droplets or particles.
  • There was an oily mist on the lens .
  • (figurative) Anything that dims or darkens, and obscures or intercepts vision.
  • * Dryden
  • His passion cast a mist before his sense.

    Derived terms

    * misty * mists of time * red mist


    (en verb)
  • To form mist.
  • It's misting this morning.
  • To spray fine droplets on, particularly of water.
  • I mist my tropical plants every morning.
  • To cover with a mist.
  • The lens was misted .
  • (of the eyes) To be covered by tears.
  • My eyes misted when I remembered what had happened.

    Derived terms

    * mist over


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