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  • nounliquid emitted
  • verbemit liquid

synonyms for ooze

  • goo
  • gunk
  • muck
  • silt
  • slime
  • sludge
  • alluvium
  • fluid
  • glop
  • gook
  • mire
  • mud
See also synonyms for: oozed / oozing
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How to use ooze in a sentence

Houston’s DJ Screw changed the trajectory of rap by famously slowing records down, loosening the tempo until it melted into a beautiful ooze — so it makes sense that a fast remix does something like the opposite.
FLORIDA’S ‘FAST’ RAP REMIXES ARE SPEEDING UP ANOTHER ENDLESS SUMMERCHRIS RICHARDSJULY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There they vanish, their fine tones never to be tried more, and ooze through the red-hot ruin, "Hush-sh-sht!"
HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. VII. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
And now, for fear my courage will ooze out, I must tell you quickly.
THE ROSE OF OLD ST. LOUISMARY DILLON
He lifted a pseudopod from primordial ooze, and the pseudopod was him.
THE STATUS CIVILIZATIONROBERT SHECKLEY
"They thought they could prick us like that, and let the life ooze out," said the doctor.
PHARAOH'S BROKERELLSWORTH DOUGLASS
Depend on it, the story will ooze out, you are so well known, and so much visited now.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VII, DECEMBER 1850, VOL. IIVARIOUS
If you were here, you would wish all the melody of the institution voiceless, and that it wouldn't ooze out at the finger-ends.
THE CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 2, NO. 2, AUGUST, 1862VARIOUS
We were having a great time playing in the ooze when Mr. Duffy appeared in sight.
SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
Let us lose no time; there's no knowing how soon so much good valor may ooze out.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. I (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
But minutes went on, and the fountain pen began to ooze from being too full, and none of us could think of a single thing to say.
US AND THE BOTTLEMANEDITH BALLINGER PRICE
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WORDS RELATED TO OOZE

  • drained
  • exuded
  • gushed
  • hemorrhaged
  • leeched
  • oozed
  • open vein
  • phlebotomized
  • ran
  • seeped
  • shed
  • spurted
  • trickled
  • wept
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.