Definition of 'oiled'
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The other contained blocks of a yellow clay-like substance wrapped in oiled paper. CORMORANT (1990)But loyalty, like a delicate piece of machinery, has to be kept well oiled. THE ENDLESS GAME (1990)`Your name is Olly," Nelda instructed as she oiled and dyed, combed and fluffed. A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (1990)
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Used Occasionally. oiled is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'oiled'
British English: oiled ADJECTIVE
Something that is oiled has had oil put into or onto it, for example to make it work smoothly or to protect it.
Oiled wood is water-resistant and won't flake.
Definition of oiled from the Collins English Dictionary
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