Definition of 'well-oiled'
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THE ENDLESS GAME (2000)
The machine was ready to his hand, well oiled, in working order, ready to move; and all the men stationed on it looked to him.COUP D'ETAT (2000)
But it was far from a well-oiled machine.The Sun (2015)
I thought it was a well-oiled machine.The Sun (2010)
I have to make it a well-oiled machine.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
We are a well-oiled machine.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It's vitally important that you have a well-oiled machine running on time to prove to others you really are on the ball.The Sun (2015)
It could have been a really well-oiled machine for athletics but I suppose filling it may have been difficult.The Sun (2013)
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Definition of well-oiled from the Collins English Dictionary