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Synonyms for oil
ɔɪloil

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  1. oilnoun

    a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water

    Synonyms:
    petroleum, rock oil, crude oil, oil color, vegetable oil, fossil oil, crude, oil colour

  2. oil, oil color, oil colournoun

    oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist

    Synonyms:
    petroleum, rock oil, crude oil, oil color, vegetable oil, fossil oil, crude, oil colour

  3. petroleum, crude oil, crude, rock oil, fossil oil, oilnoun

    a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons

    Synonyms:
    petroleum, rock oil, crude oil, oil color, vegetable oil, fossil oil, crude, oil colour

  4. vegetable oil, oilverb

    any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants

    Synonyms:
    petroleum, rock oil, crude oil, oil color, vegetable oil, fossil oil, crude, oil colour

  5. oilverb

    cover with oil, as if by rubbing

    "oil the wooden surface"

    Synonyms:
    inunct, embrocate, anele, anoint

  6. anoint, inunct, oil, anele, embrocateverb

    administer an oil or ointment to ; often in a religious ceremony of blessing

    Synonyms:
    embrocate, anele, anoint, inunct

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  1. oilverb

    Synonyms:
    lubricate

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How to use oil in a sentence?

  1. Will Claye:

    My first Olympics in 2012, I walked and I was able to meet and take pictures with some of my idols in sport, some of the athletes that I look up to like Kobe( Bryant), LeBron( James) and actually being able to spend time with these people while we were preparing to do Opening Ceremonies, and those are the memories that last a lifetime... For someone who this may be their first Olympics, it's a once in a lifetime thing. You never know if you'll be able to get back to that stage.Traditional Tongan dress If this was an opening ceremony like no other, one thing remained unchanged compared to past Olympics : Pita Taufatofua made a return.Taufatofua first caught the attention of Olympic Stadium spectators in Rio five years ago when he appeared wearing traditional Tongan dress and covered in oil. Pita Taufatofua then repeated the act at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics two years later. Pita Taufatofua leads out Team Tonga during the opening ceremony. {.

  2. Nils Haupt:

    During the period in question the vessel has not moved from anchorage and has not passed over the pipeline, during anchorage no oil in the water has been spotted. Hapag-Lloyd is fully cooperating with all authorities involved.

  3. Bobby Tudor:

    Buyers are increasingly confident in a stable to slowly increasing oil price - as are their funding sources, whether private equity funds or public market investors.

  4. Indian Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan:

    They can buy food from here and store in India or in their countries; and we can buy oil from there and store in our strategic storage.

  5. Elvis Picardo:

    There's no let-up in the selloff. The selling has been relentless, there is a growing view that perhaps investors are underestimating the impact of the crude oil collapse on the Canadian economy.


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