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verb [transitive] oil pronunciation in American English /ɔɪl/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyoil
he/she/itoils
present participleoiling
past tenseoiled
past participleoiled
  1. to put oil on something, for example to make it move easily, or so that things will not stick to it

    He's outside oiling his bike.

    Place the cookies on a lightly oiled tray and bake them for 15 minutes.

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