Dictionary.com

oiler

[ oi-ler ]
/ ˈɔɪ lər /
Save This Word!

noun
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of oiler

First recorded in 1545–55; oil + -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use oiler in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for oiler

oiler
/ (ˈɔɪlə) /

noun
a person, device, etc, that lubricates or supplies oil
an oil tanker
an oil well
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK