Definition of oiled
1 : lubricated, treated, or covered with or as if with oil oiled paper
2 slang : drunk 1a
Examples of oiled in a Sentence
Place the vegetables in the oiled pan.
following the fuel spill, the resulting oiled stretch of roadway had to be closed to traffic
Recent Examples of oiled from the Web
These bases were filled in with wood, which was removed, oiled, and stored when games were not being held.
Across science, engineering, marine operations, outreach programs, and administrative areas, everyone functions as a well-oiled team.
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First Known Use of oiled
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Definition of oiled for English Language Learners
: treated or covered with oil
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