Synonyms of 'oil'
Her car had run out of oil.
A crew of assistants oiled the mechanism until it worked perfectly.
Mineral oils are used to lubricate the machinery.
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The balm is very soothing.
A cream is a substance that you rub into your skin, for example to keep it soft or to heal or protect it.
Gently apply the cream to the affected areas.
Thesaurus for oil from the Collins English Thesaurus
Oil is a smooth, thick liquid that is used as a fuel and for making the parts of machines move smoothly. Oil is found underground .