well–oiled

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adjective \-ˈȯi(-ə)ld\

Definition of well–oiled

  1. :  smoothly functioning <a well–oiled political machine>

1817

First Known Use of well–oiled

1817


WELL–OILED Defined for English Language Learners

well–oiled

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adjective \-ˈȯi(-ə)ld\

Definition of well–oiled for English Language Learners

  • : working in a proper and successful way


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