Other Words for Oil

Oil Noun Synonyms
lubricant, grease, lubricator, unguent
A little oil will stop that squeak.

lubricate, grease
Oil the bearings or they will burn out.

Miraculously, the lamp burned for eight days with only one day's supply of oil.

More Words for Oil


Avocado Oil

Health / Vitamins / Avocado Oil: Oil extracted from the avocado fruit, pressed and refined, very rich in Vitamin A, B1, B2, D and E, amino acids, sterols, lecithin, essential fat acids and pantothenic acid, effective in the treatment MORE

Chamomile Oil

Health / Vitamins / Chamomile Oil: Extracted from chamomile flowers by steam distillation, two chamomile oil types: Roman chamomile oil and German chamomile oil, therapeutic properties including analgesic, anti-allergenic, anti-spasmod MORE

Oil Stains

Life Style / Painting / Oil Stains: There are two types of oil stains, penetrating and non-penetrating. Penetrating oil stains contain dyes and resins that penetrate the surface; non-penetrating oil stains contain larger amounts of pigm MORE

Oil-Based Paint

Life Style / Painting / Oil-Based Paint: Any paint made with a drying oil, such as linseed, soya or tung oil. With oil based paints you must use mineral spirits or paint thinner as the thinning agent. MORE

Laminar-Flow Airfoil

Technology / Aviation / Laminar-Flow Airfoil: A low-drag airfoil designed to maintain laminar (smooth, continuous) flow over a high percentage of the CHORD about itself. Often relatively thin, especially along the leading edge, with most of its b MORE

Soil Moisture Zone

Business / Agriculture / Soil Moisture Zone: Depth of soil from which plant roots extract water. MORE