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Synonyms of oil in English:


  • 1 make sure the car has enough oil we heat our house with oil
    lubricant, lubrication, grease;
    informal black gold
    humorous Texas tea
  • 2 brown the beef in hot oil
    cooking oil, vegetable oil;
    corn oil, olive oil, sunflower oil, safflower oil, canola oil, peanut oil
  • 3 add some oil to the bath water
    bath oil, essential oil, baby oil, scented oil, suntan oil
  • verb

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  • 1 I'll oil that gate for you
    lubricate, grease, smear/cover/rub with oil
    informal lube
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