How to Pronounce ooze?

Correct pronunciation for the word "ooze" is [ˈuːz], [ˈuːz], [ˈuː_z].

"Ooze" in context

Ooze is a type of fluid made up of a gelatinous substance that is soft, wet and slippery. It is composed of water, mucus, organic matter and mineral particles. It is commonly found in nature and is produced by animals, plants, and bacteria. For example, slugs and snails produce a slimy substance, snails produce slime to help them move, and earthworms make a slimy substance when they burrow.

Ooze is an important part of the ecology as it feeds and supports the development of other life forms.

Usage over time for ooze:

This graph shows how "ooze" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

5 words made out of letters OOZE

4 letters

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