What does the word oozy mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Miry.

Usage examples for oozy

  1. The waters retired along channels scooped several fathoms deep in black mud, leaving our vessel aground six or seven feet below the top of the bank, and soon afterwards there was no water to be seen; as far as the eye could reach, all was a glistening oozy mud, except the bleak level surfaces of the islands, on which neither shrub nor tree grew. – Himalayan Journals V2. by J. D. Hooker
  2. Pee- wee, at least, had his appetite to console him, but she had no relish for the stale lemonade and melting, oozy taffy which stood pathetically on the counter each night. – Pee-wee Harris by Percy Keese Fitzhugh