Hazy vs Vaporous - What's the difference?

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Hazy is a related term of vaporous.


As adjectives the difference between hazy and vaporous

is that hazy is thick with haze; somewhat obscured with haze while vaporous is relating to vapour; misty, foggy, obscure, insubstantial.

hazy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Thick with haze; somewhat obscured with haze.
  • Not clear or transparent.
  • Obscure; confused; not clear; as, a hazy argument; a hazy intellect.
  • Derived terms

    * hazily * haziness

    vaporous

    English

    Alternative forms

    * vapourous

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Relating to vapour; misty, foggy, obscure, insubstantial.
  • * 1594, William Shakespeare, The Rape of Lucrece
  • O hateful, vaporous , and foggy night!
  • * 1605, Francis Bacon, The Advancement of Learning
  • So whosoever shall entertain high and vaporous imaginations, instead of a laborious and sober inquiry of truth, shall beget hopes and beliefs of strange and impossible shapes.