Definition of Oozing

1. Noun. The process of seeping.

Exact synonyms: Ooze, Seepage
Generic synonyms: Flow, Flowing
Specialized synonyms: Exudation, Transudation
Derivative terms: Ooze, Ooze, Oozy, Ooze, Ooze, Seep



2. Adjective. Leaking out slowly.
Exact synonyms: Oozy, Seeping
Similar to: Leaky
Derivative terms: Ooze

Definition of Oozing

1. Verb. (present participle of ooze) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Oozing

1. ooze [v] - See also: ooze

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oozing

oots
ootype
ootypes
ooze
ooze leather
ooze out
ooze through
oozed
oozes
oozier
ooziest
oozily
oozin'
ooziness
oozinesses
oozing (current term)
oozingly
oozoa
oozy
op
op-amp
op-amps
op-ed
op-eds
op.
op art
op shop
op shops
opa
opacate

Literary usage of Oozing

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1. Homœopathic Therapeutics by Samuel Lilienthal (1890)
"Eczema on margin of hair in front, worse coming from cold into warm room, oozing after washing; all secretions tenacious, ropy, increased. Hydrocotyle. ..."

2. Prevention of Disease and Care of the Sick: How to Keep Well and what to Do by William Gordon Stimpson, Milton Hugh Foster (1919)
"oozing. Occasionally considerable oozing will persist from a wound which is possibly ... Such oozing can almost always be controlled by the pressure of a ..."

3. The Æneid of Virgil by Virgil (1910)
"She aspersed a stream From dark Avernus drawn, she said; soft herbs Were cut by moonlight with a blade of bronze, oozing black poison-sap; ..."

4. The Principles and Practice of Gynaecology by Thomas Addis Emmet (1880)
"Elephantiasis and hypertrophy of labia and clitoris—Fibrous and fatty tumors— oozing tumor—Labial cysts—Vaginismus—Vaginitis—Disease of the cervix and ..."

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