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)
We were all thin, and we were all brown from the withering sun of outdoor labor rather than oiled afternoons on the beach. MOON PASSAGE (1990)
Trends of 'oiled'
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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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