from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Exuding moisture.
- adj. Of, resembling, or containing soft mud or slime: sank into the oozy ground.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or pertaining to the quality of something that oozes.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Miry; containing soft mud; resembling ooze.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Containing or resembling ooze; containing soft mud; miry.
- Oozing; trickling; dripping.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. leaking out slowly
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His eyes were gone, his face, too—just cracked bark over oozy muscle.
Here, he calls for Carnaroli brand rice because, when combined with the reduced tomato juice and parmesan cheese, a tight but slightly oozy viscosity is produced.
As she says, digging in and finding a well of oozy gruyère is a real treat.
The group's sophomore effort, "Dye It Blonde," landed in January and currently stands as the year's best rock album - a marvelous, glittery, glam-rock suite teeming with dreamy melodies and oozy guitar riffs worthy of T.
Chocolate lava cakes, also known as molten-center chocolate cakes, are known for their oozy richness.
As a contrast, I follow them up with Nigella's Finger Lickin' Ribs, from her book Feast, a deliberately quick recipe designed, apparently, for eating "oozy and sticky" in bed, which cooks at 200C for an hour.
Originally, for the colour contrast, I had planned to use a red onion that I had spied in our bin, but upon cutting it open I was - shall we say - a little less than thrilled with the black and slightly oozy innards.
Returning home was like denture sores, an oozy chafed hole where the prosthetic of his life wore down on him.
A meal isn't complete without red meat, a glass of Bordeaux and rounded off with an oozy chevre.
It's dusk on Rue St. Martin in Bel Air, a cramped, rough section of downtown Port-au-Prince where the gutters are filled with a gray, oozy slime.