foggiest


foggiest
«Самый туманный». Часто это слово используют в качестве существительного, как укороченную форму выражения the foggiest idea (туманнейшая идея) и обычно её можно встретить в выражении I haven't the foggiest (я не имею ни малейшего представления). Вариант:

I haven't a clue. What was the lecture about? I haven't the foggiest. I fell asleep. — «О чём лекция?» «Не имею ни малейшего представления. Я заснул».


English-Russian dictionary of expressions. 2014.

Смотреть что такое "foggiest" в других словарях:

  • Foggiest — Foggy Fog gy, a. [Compar. {Foggier}; superl. {Foggiest}.] [From 4th {Fog}.] 1. Filled or abounding with fog, or watery exhalations; misty; as, a foggy atmosphere; a foggy morning. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Beclouded; dull; obscure; as, foggy ideas …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foggiest — adj. Foggiest is used with these nouns: ↑notion …   Collocations dictionary

  • foggiest — See haven t the foggiest …   English idioms

  • foggiest — fog·gy || fÉ‘gɪ / fÉ’gɪ adj. blurred, unclear, obscure; thick with fog, cloudy, misty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foggiest (idea) — n. (even) a hazy idea. (Usually in the negative.) □ I’m sorry I don’t know. I haven’t the foggiest. □ I don’t have the foggiest idea of how to do this …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • foggiest (notion), not have the —  Have no idea whatever …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • not have the foggiest (idea) — not have the foggiest ( idea/notion/) spoken phrase used for emphasizing that you do not know anything at all about something I don’t have the foggiest idea why he called me. Thesaurus: ways of saying that you do not know or understandsynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • not have the foggiest idea — (not) have the foggiest (idea/notion) informal to not know the answer to a question. Do you know where Kate s gone? I haven t the foggiest. The photocopier s broken down again, and nobody has the foggiest idea how to fix it. (often + question… …   New idioms dictionary

  • not have the foggiest notion — (not) have the foggiest (idea/notion) informal to not know the answer to a question. Do you know where Kate s gone? I haven t the foggiest. The photocopier s broken down again, and nobody has the foggiest idea how to fix it. (often + question… …   New idioms dictionary

  • have the foggiest idea — (not) have the foggiest (idea/notion) informal to not know the answer to a question. Do you know where Kate s gone? I haven t the foggiest. The photocopier s broken down again, and nobody has the foggiest idea how to fix it. (often + question… …   New idioms dictionary

  • have the foggiest notion — (not) have the foggiest (idea/notion) informal to not know the answer to a question. Do you know where Kate s gone? I haven t the foggiest. The photocopier s broken down again, and nobody has the foggiest idea how to fix it. (often + question… …   New idioms dictionary