oily

suomi-englanti sanakirja

oily englannista suomeksi

  1. öljy-

  2. rasvainen

  3. öljyinen

  4. lipevä

  1. öljyinen

  2. lipevä

  3. Substantiivi

oily englanniksi

  1. Relating to or resembling oil.

  2. (RQ:Wells Time Machine)

  3. Covered with or containing oil.

  4. 1853, (w), “Bartleby, the Scrivener,”http://www.gutenberg.org/cache/epub/11231/pg11231-images.html

  5. His clothes were apt to look oily and smell of eating-houses.
  6. 1917, Smythe Hichens|Robert Hichens, ''In the Wilderness'', Chapter ,http://www.gutenberg.org/files/4603/4603-h/4603-h.htm

  7. (..) overdressed young men of enigmatic appearance, with oily thick hair, shifty eyes, and hands covered with cheap rings, swaggered about smoking cigarettes and talking in loud, ostentatious voices.
  8. Excessively friendly or polite but insincere.

  9. (RQ:Shakespeare King Lear) for I want that glib and oily artTo speak and purpose not, since what I well intend,I’ll do’t before I speak (..)

  10. (RQ:Dickens Dombey and Son)

  11. 1914, (w), “The Damned,”http://gutenberg.net.au/ebooks06/0605241h.html

  12. ‘He had an inflexible will beneath all that oily kindness which passed for spiritual (..)
  13. A marble with an oily lustre.

  14. 1998, Joanna Cole, Stephanie Calmenson, Michael Street, ''Marbles: 101 ways to play''

  15. Lustered (also called lusters, rainbows, oilies, and pearls).
  16. 2001, Paul Webley, ''The economic psychology of everyday life'' (page 39)

  17. But marbles are not only used to play games: they are also traded. In this market, the value of the different kinds of marbles (oilies, emperors, etc.) is determined by local supply and demand and not by the price of the marbles (..)
  18. Oilskins. (qualifier)