Oily in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Oily

Relating to or resembling oil. | Covered with or containing oil. | (figuratively) Excessively friendly or polite but insincere.

Short Example Sentences for Oily

  • 1. The acid itself is an oily liquid. 🔊
  • 2. His coarseness was almost better than this oily softness. 🔊
  • 3. The oily body suddenly slipped away. 🔊
  • 4. Such a flat, oily sea as it was then! 🔊
  • 5. No lighted candles nor oily wicks are burning and shining. 🔊
  • 6. He was a tall young man with inspired eyes and oily hair. 🔊
  • 7. Picine: black, with a bluish oily lustre. 🔊
  • 8. These oily and amorous monks of the Wey. 🔊
  • 9. A little round, fat, oily man of God. 🔊
  • 10. Follicles of Oily Matter in the Skin. 🔊
  • 11. The day was warm and cloudy, with an oily smell on the water. 🔊
  • 12. I know thee for a hardy blade that loves hard knocks better than oily words. 🔊
  • 13. At this point he was interrupted by the easy, oily voice of M. Fernand. 🔊
  • 14. He leads yo' on wi' oily tongue, Swears he's yo're fastest friend. 🔊
  • 15. The man was a cad--an oily bounder with a poisonous mind. 🔊

How to use Oily in Sentences?

  • 1. We were now near enough to see over the gunwale as the boat rolled in the oily swell. 🔊
  • 2. Before he was sufficiently awake to shout for help an oily rag was thrust into his mouth. 🔊
  • 3. What is said in reference to the distribution of the oily matter along the edges of the eyelids? 🔊
  • 4. The carbon in this form is very finely divided and usually contains various oily materials. 🔊
  • 5. The oily calm below the first rapid dropped into another maelstrom of angry waters. 🔊
  • 6. These mingle with the oily and saline products of the skin, and form a thin crust. 🔊
  • 7. The most indigestible of all kinds of food, are fatty and oily substances; especially if heated. 🔊
  • 8. The American stamped out the blazing tow before the fire spread on the oily floor. 🔊
  • 9. The skin is also provided with small follicles, or bags, which are filled with an oily substance. 🔊
  • 10. He tould de capten to rig one of de pumps, and pump some of de oily water out of de hold. 🔊
  • 11. Here the landlord, a little, fat, oily fellow, came up with a fresh bottle of lacryma. 🔊
  • 12. The rich oily nuts, as big as lima beans, furnish a nourishing food to the Indians. 🔊
  • 13. Josh Perrott sat on the bed, eating fried fish from an oily paper; for it was tea-time. 🔊
  • 14. He had brought a man down from San Francisco, a big politician with an oily tongue. 🔊
  • 15. It was oily and fishy but an excellent substitute for nothing at all, and the syndicate was grateful. 🔊
  • 16. It likewise removes from it a large portion of the perspiration and the more fluid portions of the oily secretion. 🔊
  • 17. In considering the purpose of the oily matter of the skin, there are two situations in which it deserves especial remark. 🔊
  • 18. The mist is down on an oily stretch of washed-out sea; through the mist the bats-wings of a sealing schooner are just indicated. 🔊
  • 19. Diamonds blaze incongruously on arms and neck, a scarlet flower in oily black braids completing her startling attire. 🔊
  • 20. And there were drawers and shelves to the ceiling where linen was kept, and a cupboard for cough-syrup and oily lotions for chapped hands. 🔊