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ooze

noun

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  1. soft wet earth our car tires sank deep in the ooze Synonyms guck (or gook), mire, muck, mud, slime, slop, sludge, slushRelated Words gumbo, silt; clay, dirt, gravel, humus, loam, sand, soil


ooze

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of ooze

  1. 1 to flow forth slowly through small openings maple sap oozed slowly from the cut in the tree and into the bucket Synonyms bleed, exude, percolate, seep, strain, sweat, transude, weepRelated Words dribble, drip, trickle; discharge, emit, give off, vent; emanate, flow, springNear Antonyms flood, gush, pour, stream, surge

  2. 2 to move slowly the line more or less oozes past the body lying in state, as mourners are not allowed to pause Synonyms creak (along), creep, drag, inch, limp, nose, crawl, plod, poke, slouch, snailRelated Words lumber, shamble, shuffle, tramp, trudgeNear Antonyms float, glide, sail; hurry, tearAntonyms fly, race, speed, whiz (or whizz), zip


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