verb: suppurate; past tense: suppurated; present participle: suppurating
1. to produce or discharge pus, as a wound; fester.
–“The abnormal can be left, for news of it will inevitably rise like a suppurating boil.”
Synonyms: maturate, discharge, ooze
noun: milieu; plural noun: milieux; plural noun: milieus
1. the physical or social setting in which people live or in which something happens or develops
–“She might stay home, might marry and live as a housewife. And if her milieu does not sanction such a solution, there are, she knows, milieux which do. —David Mamet, Jafsie and John Henry: Essays, 1999″
Synonyms: background, setting, environment, mise-en-scène