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exude
used in Leaves of Grass

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Definition
to emit — either:  a clear intangible such as confidence; or a gradual flow of liquid
  • Hefts of the moving world at innocent gambols silently rising freshly exuding, Scooting obliquely high and low.
    Book 3 — Song of Myself (42% in)
  • What waves and soils exuding?
    Book 6 — Salut au Monde! (2% in)
  • Toward the fluid and attaching character exudes the sweat of the love of young and old, From it falls distill'd the charm that mocks beauty and attainments, Toward it heaves the shuddering longing ache of contact.
    Book 7 — Song of the Open Road (47% in)
  • All this time and at all times wait the words of true poems, The words of true poems do not merely please, The true poets are not followers of beauty but the august masters of beauty; The greatness of sons is the exuding of the greatness of mothers and fathers, The words of true poems are the tuft and final applause of science.
    Book 9 — Song of the Answerer (82% in)
  • Me and mine, loose windrows, little corpses, Froth, snowy white, and bubbles, (See, from my dead lips the ooze exuding at last, See, the prismatic colors glistening and rolling,) Tufts of straw, sands, fragments, Buoy'd hither from many moods, one contradicting another, From the storm, the long calm, the darkness, the swell, Musing, pondering, a breath, a briny tear, a dab of liquid or soil, Up just as much out of fathomless workings fermented and thrown, A limp blossom or two, torn,...
    Book 19 — SEA-DRIFT (56% in)
  • Others May Praise What They Like Others may praise what they like; But I, from the banks of the running Missouri, praise nothing in art or aught else, Till it has well inhaled the atmosphere of this river, also the western prairie-scent, And exudes it all again.
    Book 24 — AUTUMN RIVULETS (82% in)

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