One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A bright light on a motor vehicle, used in foggy conditions to improve road visibility or warn other drivers of one's presence.
- ‘The exterior features a combined spoiler and front bumper with an enlarged air intake and integrated front fog lamps.’
- ‘Small, round standard fog lamps are tucked into the lower air inlet.’
- ‘Others including boy racers use the fog lights in normal weather conditions to look cool.’
- ‘In the early hours of the morning, police saw a driver using fog lights when there was no need for it and checked him.’
- ‘Some of the lights that are installed on vehicles include headlights, fog lights, projector headlights, and clear corners.’
- ‘I later got threatened with arrest because I didn't repair the fog light that was broken in the collision.’
- ‘Round fog lamps replace the rectangular fog lamps of the 330.’
- ‘Unfortunately, the switch for the rear fog light is not coordinated with the front lights, so it can be left on by mistake.’
- ‘Both get fascia-mounted fog lamps and cornering lamps.’
- ‘Built-in fog lamps and multi-reflector headlights add to the picture of an upmarket executive saloon.’
- ‘Some are designed so that fog lights can also be bra free.’
- ‘The SE trim adds leather upholstery, steering wheel audio controls, cruise control and front fog lights among other items.’
- ‘The front has been equipped with a pleasant front bumper, encasing the now-obligatory mesh vent between two fog lamps.’
- ‘There are new trapezoidal front fog lamps in a reshaped bumper, too, and a premium-flavoured option-list.’
- ‘The older man turned on the fog lights but the road was still hard to see.’
- ‘There are chrome grille highlights, new fog lamps and metallic-look tail lamps in the exterior charges.’
- ‘You can restyle your older BMW cars with Auto Parts Inner's BMW headlights, BMW fog lights or BMW altezza tail lights.’
- ‘Doesn't it bug you, too, that every other airhead on the road seems to have his/her fog lamps on?’
- ‘The use of front fog lights in good weather conditions is hazardous, dazzling on-coming drivers.’
- ‘Buyers can customize their new motorcycles to include metallic paint, CD players, rear parking sensors, fog lights, and more.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.