- Soft mud or slime; earth so wet as to flow gently, or easily yield to pressure.
- Soft flow; spring.
- The liquor of a tan vat.
- To flow gently; to percolate, as a liquid through the pores of a substance or through small openings.
- Fig.: To leak (out) or escape slowly; as, the secret oozed out; his courage oozed out.
- To cause to ooze.