Noun(1) a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water(2) oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist(3) a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons(4) any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants
Verb(1) cover with oil, as if by rubbing(2) administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
(1) engine oil(2) With the exception of petroleum oil , all export and import trade was left to the private sector.(3) All these wonderful print images are first painted on canvas with oil or acrylic.(4) potatoes fried in vegetable oil(5) We have to drastically reduce the burning of fossil fuels, coal, oil and gas, so we need more wind farms to produce cleaner electricity.(6) oil prices are rising(7) After being steamed on water with light soybean oil , spring onion and ginger, the fish is bland and delicate.(8) The one exception to the blockade against animal fat is fish oil .(9) A former theatre boss is setting up a factory to turn used cooking oil into eco-friendly fuel for cars.(10) When we come back, oil is fueling an economic boom in Equatorial Guinea.(11) The State more than pays its way through income derived from oil , commercial fishing, tourism, mining and logging.(12) I can fill a tooth temporarily with zinc oxide and clove oil if the dentist is out of town.(13) Creative energy flows free when the acrylic, oil , tempera and watercolors are brought out.(14) And only last August, 300,000 litres of light crude oil was spilled into the harbour by the tanker Laura D' Amato.(15) Western civilization is now predicated on oil and the plastics derived from it.(16) Jeng executes his landscapes in crayon and oil , as opposed to the more traditional Chinese ink.
(1) olive oil :: minyak zaitun
1. lubricant ::
3. bath oil ::
4. crude oil ::
5. oil colour ::
6. vegetable oil ::
7. lubricate ::
8. anele ::
Different Formsoil, oiled, oiling, oils
Word Example from TV Shows
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I saw this OIL
stain on the ground
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 1
Suddenly, I felt like an OIL tanker
Money Heist Season 3, Episode 7
Although I am getting
a little machine OIL, I think it's metal.
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 18
She always loved lavender OIL, even as a girl.
Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 4
Dried potatoes, vegetable OIL,
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 24
English to Malay Dictionary: oil
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