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lubricated

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having or being a surface so smooth as to greatly reduce traction
  • the lubricated parts of the machine were whirring smoothly

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lubricated

verb
past tense of lubricate

Synonyms & Antonyms of lubricated (Entry 2 of 2)

to coat (something) with a slippery substance in order to reduce friction
  • used a petroleum based machine oil to lubricate the gears

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“Lubricated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lubricated. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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