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in a fog

Not fully aware or alert; having one's attention clouded with something. I always feel like I'm in a fog when I take that medication. It's like it's hard for me to think.
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in a fog

 and in a haze
Fig. dazed; not paying attention to what is going on around one; not alert. Jane always seems to be in a fog. When I get up, I'm in a fog for an hour. After surgery, I was in a haze until the anesthetic wore off.
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in a fog

Also, in a haze. Preoccupied, not paying attention; also, at a loss, confused. For example, After the accident he went about in a fog, even though he had not been injured, or Millie always seems to be in a haze; she never knows what's going on. These expressions allude to fog or haze obscuring one's view; the fog usage dates from about 1600, haze from about 1800.
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in a fog

in a state of perplexity; unable to think clearly or understand something.
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in a ˈfog

(informal) uncertain and confused: Thank you for your explanation, but I’m afraid I’m still in a fog over what happened.
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Such measures, according to Ignacio, are necessary to ensure that the country does not contribute to the haze problem, especially with the El Nino-triggered dry spell that makes foliage or forest matter more prone to fires.
Manila: The severe dry season caused by the El Nino phenomena will make central and southern Philippines suffer Indonesia's haze until early 2016, despite a combined regional effort in Southeast Asia to tackle forest fires in Indonesia's eastern part, sources said.
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KUALA LUMPUR (CyHAN)- The prolonged haze season continued to shroud the Malaysian peninsula on Sunday, forcing schools to be closed and a Marathon race was canceled for health concern.
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 21 (KUNA) -- The Indonesian government is now investigating a total of 276 business entities suspected to have caused forest fires which created haze that shrouded Sumatra, Kalimantan, Singapore and Malaysia over the past few days.