Definition of Oozed
1. Verb. (past of ooze) ¹
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Definition of Oozed
1. ooze [v] - See also: ooze
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Literary usage of Oozed
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Cyclopædia;: Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature.by Abraham Rees by Abraham Rees (1819)
"Some ancient authors, indeed, feem to mention fugar under the name of Indian fait ; but they add, that it oozed out of the cane ..."
2. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1843)
"It is probably nothing more than the globules of blood broken down, which have oozed through the surface of the mucous membrane, instead of the ordinary ..."
3. A Commentary: Critical, Practical and Explanatory, on the Old and New by Robert Jamieson, Andrew Robert Fausset, David Brown (1884)
"The corpse was conveyed to Samaria ; and, as the chariot which brought it was being washed in a pool near the city, from the blood that had profusely oozed ..."
4. The Southern Medical and Surgical Journal by Medical College of Georgia (1855)
"On compressing this, droplets of blood oozed out from its entire surface, which was not the case with either the cervix or body of the organ. ..."
5. The Works of Charlotte, Emily, and Anne Brontë by Charlotte Brontë, Patrick Branwell Brontë, Emily Brontë, Anne Brontë (1896)
"whistled a cheery stave, which did not, however, prevent a broad drop or two (much more like the " first of a thunder-shower" than those which oozed from ..."
6. The Clinical Journal (1893)
"... which was divided below the entrance of its tributary the common facial vein) blood oozed quickly, and so the one had to be tied, and the other plugged. ..."