Definition of Oily

Adjective

  • smeared or soiled with grease or oil
    "greasy coveralls"
    "get rid of rubbish and oily rags"
  • coated or covered with oil
    "oily puddles in the streets"
  • 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"
  • containing an unusual amount of grease or oil
    "greasy hamburgers"
    "oily fried potatoes"
    "oleaginous seeds"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble oily

9 unscramble word found using the letters oily.

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