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Synonyms and Antonyms of oily

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oily

synonym (synonym of oily)

similar (similar with oily)

  • coated or covered with oil (adj.all)
    having a coating; covered with an outer layer or film; often used in combination (adj.all)
     
  • containing an unusual amount of grease or oil (adj.all)
    containing or composed of fat (adj.all)
     
  • smeared or soiled with grease or oil (adj.all)
    soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime (adj.all)
     
  • unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech (adj.all)
    lacking sincerity (adj.all)
     

derivation (.... is derived from oily)

  • coated or covered with oil (adj.all)
    a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water (noun.substance)
     
  • containing an unusual amount of grease or oil (adj.all)
    the oily secretion of the sebaceous glands; with perspiration it moistens and protects the skin (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.food)
    any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants (noun.food)
     
  • smeared or soiled with grease or oil (adj.all)
    consisting of or covered with oil (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.substance)
    a thick fatty oil (especially one used to lubricate machinery) (noun.substance)
     
  • unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech (adj.all)
    smug self-serving earnestness (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    excessive but superficial compliments given with affected charm (noun.communication)
     
synonym similar derivation greasy oleaginous sebaceous buttery fulsome smarmy dirty soiled unclean fat fatty coated greasiness oiliness grease lubricating oil sebum oil

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