nonoily

adjective
non·​oily | \ ˌnän-ˈȯi-lē How to pronounce nonoily (audio) \

Definition of nonoily

: not relating to, consisting of, or containing oil : not oily nonoily lotions nonoily fish

First Known Use of nonoily

1866, in the meaning defined above

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