from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To pass through pores or interstices in the manner of perspiration.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To pass through a pore, membrane or interstice.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To pass, as perspirable matter does, through the pores or interstices of textures.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To pass or ooze through the pores or interstices of a membrane or other permeable substance, as a fluid (transpire being commonly said of gases or vapors).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. release (a liquid) in drops or small quantities
While he did not quite transude murder, the potential underlined the rest of his clearly projected feelings.
The sun shone on his dilapidated garments and on his purple skin; it was almost black and seemed to transude blood.
Mountain, LM the Sand at the bottom, through which the Water is as it were strained, so as that the fresher parts are only permitted to transude, and the saline kept back; if therefore the proportion of G M to FM be as 45 to