- vt. 渗出；泄漏
- vi. 渗出；泄漏
- n. [地质] 软泥
TEM8 GRE TOEFL
- ooze (v.)
- late 14c., wosen, verbal derivative of Old English noun wos "juice, sap," from Proto-Germanic *wosan (source of Middle Low German wose "scum"), from same source as ooze (n.). Modern spelling from late 1500s. The Old English verb was wesan. Related: Oozed; oozing.
- ooze (n.)
- "soft mud," Old English wase "soft mud, mire," from Proto-Germanic *waison (cognates: Old Saxon waso "wet ground, mire," Old Norse veisa "pond of stagnant water"), from PIE *wes- (2) "wet." Modern spelling is mid-1500s.
- 1. He grabbed into the ooze and came up clutching a large toad.
- 2. The wounds may heal cleanly or they may ooze a clear liquid.
- 3. Outwardly, Graham will ooze all his old confidence.
- 4. The lava will just ooze gently out of the crater.
- 5. Drip or ooze systems are common for pot watering.
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