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