Definition of exude in English:


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Pronunciation: /ɪgˈzjuːd
, ɛg-/


  • 2 [with object] (Of a person) display (an emotion or quality) strongly and openly: Sir Thomas exuded goodwill
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    • The male singer and guitar player exude emotion.
    • Niamh has a voice of undisputed international quality and she also exudes charismatic quality, which guarantees a vibrant live performance.
    • It might have been different with any other player but he just exudes confidence.
    emanate, radiate, ooze, give out, give forth, send out, issue, emit; display, show, exhibit, manifest, demonstrate, transmit, breathe, embody, be a/the picture of
  • 2.1(Of a place) have a strong atmosphere of: the building exudes an air of tranquillity
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    • With its cool black and beige colours, the place exudes a relaxing atmosphere.
    • Meditative and soft, his blurred landscapes exude a sense of atmosphere.
    • It's hard to describe, but the place just exudes corporate creepiness.



Pronunciation: /-ˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/
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  • They are curious why the body and its exudations are denied to them as a map, why if men write about the body they are extolled, why when women write sex they are accused of being obscene.
  • The clinical manifestations of hypertensive encephalopathy are due to increased cerebral perfusion from the loss of blood-brain barrier integrity, resulting in exudation of fluid into the brain.
  • They may be recruited by injury to the epithelium and their elastases are potent mucin secretagogues that can facilitate plasma exudation.


Pronunciation: /ɪgˈzjuːdətɪv, ɛg-/
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  • In the exudative form, fluid can accumulate underneath the retina, as pigment epithelial detachments or subretinal neovascularization, and loss of vision is usually sudden.
  • We previously reported multilevel likelihood ratios with the use of multiple cutoff points for pleural criteria that identify exudative pleural effusions from the registry in 2000 when it contained 1,448 patients.
  • The progression of the wound normally follows 1 of 2 pathways: exudative filmy eschar to epithelial buds from skin appendages to re-epithelization, or filmy eschar followed by granulation.


late 16th century: from Latin exsudare, from ex- 'out' + sudare 'to sweat'.

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