ooze

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈuːz/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/uz/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(o̅o̅z)


Inflections of 'ooze' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
oozes
v 3rd person singular
oozing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
oozed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
oozed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

ooze

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. oozes [class, skill, elegance, charm, sex appeal]
  2. [blood, pus, water] oozed out
  3. [blood] was oozing [from, out]
  4. oozing from the [wound, cut, leg]
  5. the [wound] was oozing [blood]
  6. oozed down his [shirt, face, leg]
  7. water oozed into the [basement, cellar, garage]
  8. was [slowly, rapidly, alarmingly] oozing (out)
  9. the [juice, filling, cream] started to ooze
n
  1. a [steady, constant, thick] ooze
  2. a [puddle, trickle, stream] of ooze
  3. the [boat, dinghy] sank in ooze
  4. the ooze [spread, extended, spilled] over
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