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adjective as in slimy

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The sediment-rich waters of the Colorado River have congealed to form an oozy soot on the porous surface that is not unlike honey.

His trailer sometimes sank to its axles in oozy mud that looked perfectly dry.

You can also warm up brie in the oven, where it will get irresistibly oozy and delicious.

Some juice spills out when one is sliced or bitten, but it isn't nearly as plump and oozy as a traditional link.

Cut into them and find a hidden treat of melty, oozy mozzarella.

We cross over the bridges that span salty channels, oozy and redolent of ocean and sea-weed during the hours of ebb.

He stooped, and waving his torch along the ground he moved to the far angle of the chateau, examining the soft, oozy clay.

Here is a rocky chamber, but without a roof; here a bed of moss, but oozy with wet; here an arm-chair, but one of hard stone.

They were walking through the rushes, sinking into the warm and oozy bottom of the lagoon formed by the overflow of the tide.

But the blood was just the ordinary oozy kind, and so we let it come, to clean the wound well.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to oozy, such as: clammy, glutinous, miry, mucky, mucous, and muculent.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.