greasy, oily, sebaceous, oleaginous(adj)
containing an unusual amount of grease or oil
"greasy hamburgers"; "oily fried potatoes"; "oleaginous seeds"
buttery, fulsome, oily, oleaginous, smarmy, soapy, unctuous(adj)
unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech
"buttery praise"; "gave him a fulsome introduction"; "an oily sycophantic press agent"; "oleaginous hypocrisy"; "smarmy self-importance"; "the unctuous Uriah Heep"; "soapy compliments"
coated or covered with oil
"oily puddles in the streets"
smeared or soiled with grease or oil
"greasy coveralls"; "get rid of rubbish and oily rags"
A marble with an oily lustre.
Relating to oil.
Smeared with or containing oil.
Excessively friendly or polite so as to sound insincere.
Origin: From oil + -y.
The numerical value of oily in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of oily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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