This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word oil well
oil well, oiler(noun)
a well that yields or has yielded oil
A hole drilled into the earth from which petroleum is pumped
An oil well is a general term for any boring through the Earth's surface that is designed to find and acquire petroleum oil hydrocarbons. Usually some natural gas is produced along with the oil. A well that is designed to produce mainly or only gas may be termed a gas well.