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Meaning of GLEET

Pronunciation:  gleet

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a thin morbid discharge as from a wound or especially chronic gonorrhea

GLEET is a 5 letter word that starts with G.


 See Also: festering, ichor, purulence, pus, sanies, suppuration



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Gleet\, n. [OE. glette, glet, glat, mucus, pus, filth,
    OF. glete.] (Med.)
    A transparent mucous discharge from the membrane of the
    urethra, commonly an effect of gonorrhea. --Hoblyn.
  2. \Gleet\, v. i.
    1. To flow in a thin, limpid humor; to ooze, as gleet.
    2. To flow slowly, as water. --Cheyne.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: chyle, colostrum, discharge, festering, humor, ichor, lachryma, lactation, leukorrhea, lymph, matter, mattering, milk, mucor, mucus, peccant humor, phlegm, purulence, pus, rankling, rheum, running, saliva, sanies, serous fluid, serum, snot, suppuration, sweat, tear, teardrop, the whites, urine