A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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Overmist, v. [Over adv. 4; Mist v. b.] tr. To overcloud, befog. fig. — This is our exercise daily, that guiltiness shall overmist and darken assurance; 1637 Rutherford Lett. (1891) 372.

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