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Synonyms for oleaginous
ˌoʊ liˈædʒ ə nəsoleagi·nous

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  1. oleaginousadjective

    Oily, greasy.

    unctuous, oily, sebaceous, greasy

  2. oleaginousadjective

    Falsely or affectedly earnest; persuasively suave.

    The oleaginous salesman convinced me to buy a more expensive car.

    unctuous, fulsome, smarmy

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. oleaginous

    oily, unctuous, pulchritudinous

    harsh, dry, sour, acid, moistureless

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. buttery, fulsome, oily, oleaginous, smarmy, soapy, unctuousadjective

    unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech

    "buttery praise"; "gave him a fulsome introduction"; "an oily sycophantic press agent"; "oleaginous hypocrisy"; "smarmy self-importance"; "the unctuous Uriah Heep"; "soapy compliments"

    fulsome, saponaceous, greasy, soapy, smarmy, sebaceous, unctuous, buttery, oily

    sincere, fat-free, fatless, nonfat

  2. greasy, oily, sebaceous, oleaginousadjective

    containing an unusual amount of grease or oil

    "greasy hamburgers"; "oily fried potatoes"; "oleaginous seeds"

    fulsome, greasy, soapy, smarmy, sebaceous, unctuous, buttery, oily

    fatless, nonfat, fat-free, sincere

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. oleaginousadjective

    oily, unctuous, greasy, sebaceous, adipose, fatty, fat

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "oleaginous":

    oilseed, oil-bearing

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. oleaginous

    Oily, greasy

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