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ooze

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

soft wet earth
  • our car tires sank deep in the ooze

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ooze

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of ooze (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to flow forth slowly through small openings
  • maple sap oozed slowly from the cut in the tree and into the bucket

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2 to move slowly
  • the line more or less oozes past the body lying in state, as mourners are not allowed to pause

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The first known use of ooze was before the 12th century

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“Ooze.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ooze. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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