Definition of Oil


  • any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants
    - vegetable oil
  • a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
    - crude oil - rock oil - fossil oil
  • oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist
    - oil color - oil colour
  • a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water


  • administer an oil or ointment to
    often in a religious ceremony of blessing
    - inunct
  • cover with oil, as if by rubbing
    "oil the wooden surface"
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Unscramble oil

5 unscramble word found using the letters oil.

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