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exude

[ ig-zood, ik-sood ]
/ 瑟g藞zud, 瑟k藞sud /
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verb (used without object), ex路ud路ed, ex路ud路ing.
to come out gradually in drops, as sweat, through pores or small openings; ooze out.
verb (used with object), ex路ud路ed, ex路ud路ing.
to send out, as sweat; emit through pores or small openings.
to project or display conspicuously or abundantly; radiate: to exude cheerfulness.
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Origin of exude

1565鈥75; <Latin ex(s)奴d膩re, equivalent to ex-ex-1 + s奴d膩re to sweat

OTHER WORDS FROM exude

non路ex路ud路ing, adjectiveun路ex路ud路ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for exude

exude
/ (瑟伞藞zju藧d) /

verb
to release or be released through pores, incisions, etc, as sweat from the body or sap from trees
(tr) to make apparent by mood or behaviourhe exuded confidence

Word Origin for exude

C16: from Latin exs奴d膩re, from s奴d膩re to sweat
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for exude

exude
[ 沫g-z艒艒d, 沫k-s艒艒d ]

v.
To ooze or pass gradually out of a body structure or tissue.
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