- Accompanied with mist; characterized by the presence of mist; obscured by, or overspread with, mist; as, a misty morning; misty weather; misty mountains; a misty atmosphere.
- Obscured as if by mist; dim; obscure; clouded; as, misty sight; to peer into the misty future."The more I muse therein [theology], The mistier it seemeth." [Piers Plowman.]
Etymology: AS. mistig. See Mist. In some senses misty has been confused with mystic