re-oil

verb \ (ˌ)rē-ˈȯi(-ə)l \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of re-oil

re-oiled; re-oiling
: to add oil to (something) again : to lubricate (something) again with oil
  • re-oiled the engine
  • re-oil a skillet

First Known Use of re-oil

1843

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