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Antonyms for drilling
ˈdrɪl ɪŋdrilling

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  1. drilling, boringnoun

    the act of drilling

    Synonyms:
    boring, oil production

  2. boring, drilling, oil productionnoun

    the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum

    Synonyms:
    oil production, boring

How to use drilling in a sentence?

  1. Al Horvath:

    We haven't gotten to the point of really drilling down and figuring out what that split would be.

  2. Frederic Neumann:

    In the near-term, lower oil prices are bound to weigh on investor confidence and could exacerbate financial volatility, concerns over financial stability in the energy sector and a further fall in drilling capex are headwinds to growth against an already fragile global economic backdrop.

  3. Jay Inslee:

    Beto O'Rourke will need to answer why he did not lead on climate change in Congress and why he voted on the side of oil companies to open up offshore drilling.

  4. John Watson:

    We're drilling today in anticipation of what prices might be.

  5. Olivier Jakob:

    The low oil prices are forcing a reduction of drilling rigs in the U.S. but also of budgets in oil-exporting countries, libya is already mostly out in terms of production. Libya and Yemen are getting closer to the day of outside military intervention.

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