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exude

[ig-zood, ik-sood] /ɪgˈzud, ɪkˈsud/
verb (used without object), exuded, exuding.
1.
to come out gradually in drops, as sweat, through pores or small openings; ooze out.
verb (used with object), exuded, exuding.
2.
to send out, as sweat; emit through pores or small openings.
3.
to project or display conspicuously or abundantly; radiate:
to exude cheerfulness.
Origin
1565-1575
1565-75; < Latin ex(s)ūdāre, equivalent to ex- ex-1 + sūdāre to sweat
Related forms
nonexuding, adjective
unexuded, adjective
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  • Jars of skin cream still bore the scent of coconuts, and flasks of perfume exuded essence of rose.
  • Garlic is rich in allyl methyl sulfide, which can be exuded through pores the following day.
  • Here, pink-skinned and white-bearded, he exuded an air of royal indulgence and hauteur.
  • He exuded an insistent aura of cleanliness and self-discipline.
  • Whenever he appeared, he exuded character and dignity.
  • Everything exuded an aura of readiness for baking early the next morning.
  • She exuded such joy and childlike enthusiasm that of course she related to kids.
  • The quilts and sewn crafts exuded a warm, welcoming feeling that charmed everyone in the room.
  • As the pine gum exuded from the tree, it was collected in a galvanized iron gutter system.
  • He noted that his skin was covered in warty growths, the largest of which exuded an unpleasant smell.
British Dictionary definitions for exuded

exude

/ɪɡˈzjuːd/
verb
1.
to release or be released through pores, incisions, etc, as sweat from the body or sap from trees
2.
(transitive) to make apparent by mood or behaviour: he exuded confidence
Word Origin
C16: from Latin exsūdāre, from sūdāre to sweat
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Word Origin and History for exuded

exude

v.

1570s, from Latin exudare/exsudare "ooze out like sweat," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + sudare "to sweat" (see sweat). Related: Exuded; exudes; exuding.

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exuded in Medicine

exude ex·ude (ĭg-zōōd', ĭk-sōōd')
v. ex·ud·ed, ex·ud·ing, ex·udes
To ooze or pass gradually out of a body structure or tissue.

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