Meaning of gleet in English:


Pronunciation /ɡliːt/


mass nounMedicine
  • A watery discharge from the urethra caused by gonorrhoeal infection.

    ‘The subject developed, firstly, the typical gleet of gonorrhoea, then went on to produce a chancre and then the manifestations of secondary syphilis.’
    • ‘They also provide testing, in case you're worried that your inability to pee is a result of gleet buildup.’


Middle English (denoting mucus formed in the stomach): from Old French glette ‘slime, secretion’, of unknown origin.