For some time he kept it up, but as his mind reverted to the object of his race his patience began to ooze out.
And now, for fear my courage will ooze out, I must tell you quickly.
If the drainage tube be in its proper position, pus should be seen to ooze out of it.
The girl began to melt, and all power to ooze out of her, mind and body.
And she went home with eager haste lest her good resolution should ooze out ere she got there.
Devoutly praying that this inspiration may not ooze out at her fingers' ends, she goes into the director's sanctum to be examined.
In proof of the character he gave himself, Mr Pecksniff suffered tears of honesty to ooze out of his eyes.
Depend on it, the story will ooze out, you are so well known, and so much visited now.
There was no sap in them of any kind; at least, not enough to ooze out.
Let us lose no time; there's no knowing how soon so much good valor may ooze out.
late 14c., wosen, verbal derivative of Old English noun wos "juice, sap," from Proto-Germanic *wosan (cf. 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.
"soft mud," Old English wase "soft mud, mire," from Proto-Germanic *waison (cf. Old Saxon waso "wet ground, mire," Old Norse veisa "pond of stagnant water"), from PIE *weis- "to flow" (see virus). Modern spelling is mid-1500s.
To move or walk slowly; glide or slide; saunter: I'd ooze across the street and into the bar (1940s+ Black)