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 Dictionary entry overview: What does oozing mean? 

OOZING (noun)
  The noun OOZING has 1 sense:

1. the process of seeping

  Familiarity information: OOZING used as a noun is very rare.

OOZING (adjective)
  The adjective OOZING has 1 sense:

1. leaking out slowly

  Familiarity information: OOZING used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

OOZING (noun)

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The process of seeping

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural events


oozing; seepage; ooze

Hypernyms ("oozing" is a kind of...):

flow; flowing (the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases))

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "oozing"):

exudation; transudation (the process of exuding; the slow escape of liquids from blood vessels through pores or breaks in the cell membranes)

OOZING (adjective)

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Leaking out slowly


oozing; oozy; seeping


leaky (permitting the unwanted passage of fluids or gases)

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