[ US /ˈɔɪɫd/ ]
[ UK /ˈɔɪld/ ]
[ UK /ˈɔɪld/ ]
treated with oil
oiled country roads
an oiled walnut table
How To Use oiled In A Sentence
- He called the foiled butt "Really juicy and nearly perfect. Physicist Cracks BBQ Mystery
- I do not of course mean, Heaven forbid! that people should try to converse seriously; that results in the worst kind of dreariness, in feeling, as Stevenson said, that one has the brain of a sheep and the eyes of a boiled codfish. From a College Window
- At around 11 am that day a pensioner foiled another attempted scam by a man and woman in Central Avenue, Gravesend.
- The adults' menu may feature grilled shrimp, charbroiled chicken, sautéed vegetables, and salads galore.
- A catapult fired point-blank, and flames broke over the roiled water, but it was pointless.
- The seas roiled , tossing the ships in the harbor about like toys in a rain barrel.
- Aren't you a spoiled child, without the childness and the spoiling, to go and write in that plaintive, solemn way about 'help of some connexions of Jane's in Glasgow,' as if you were a desolate orphan Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle
- Creamy onion sauce slathered over lightly boiled eggs.
- In September, return visitors to an Edinburgh guesthouse said it was time to ‘rethink the three-star rating’, complaining that the linens were ‘soiled’ and the carpet was littered with ‘crumbs and dustballs’.
- So far, so good, so much more credible—and spoiled only slightly by the blandishment that those that fail should present plans for recapitalization "as swiftly as possible. Is This the End of the Beginning for the Euro Crisis?