Adjective: unoiled ,ún'oyld
Noun: oil oyl
- In need of oil treatment
"dusty unoiled roads"; "a dull unoiled table"
- Not having oil rubbed into the surface
Verb: oil oyl
- A slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
- Oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist
- oil color [US], oil colour [Brit, Cdn]
- A dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
- petroleum, crude oil, crude, rock oil, fossil oil, black gold
- Any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants
- vegetable oil
- Cover with oil, as if by rubbing
"oil the wooden surface"
- Administer an oil or ointment to ; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
- anoint, inunct, anele [archaic], embrocate
- Lubricate with oil
"oil the squeaky door"
See also: unpainted
Type of: bless, cover, edible fat, fossil fuel, lipid, lipide, lipoid, oil paint
Part of: margarin, margarine, marge [Brit], oleo [N. Amer], oleomargarine [Brit, Cdn]
Encyclopedia: Oil, Chemical & Atomic Workers Union