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1. secrete

verb. ['sɪˈkriːt'] generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids.

Synonyms

  • ooze out
  • transude
  • exudate
  • exude
  • ooze
  • water

Antonyms

  • enlist
  • hold
  • engage
  • requisition

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Example sentences of the word secrete


1. Verb, base form
Boils are often painful and red, and may secrete pus or blood.

2. Adjective
Insect endocrine glands secrete hormones such as ecdysone and juvenile hormone that regulate insect growth and moulting.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Effected trees secrete a gum that hardens into small beads on the tree's bark.

4. Verb, past tense
The buds of the plant secrete a very sugary nectar that ants like to eat.

2. secrete

verb. ['sɪˈkriːt'] place out of sight; keep secret.

Synonyms

  • conceal

Antonyms

  • confine
  • spell
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