oily - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate oily

oily is hyphenated as oil-y

How to pronounce oily

oily is pronounced ´ŏːēːlēː

Number of syllables in oily

The number of syllables in oily is 2

What part of speech in oily?

oily is an adjective

How common in the word oily?

oily is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does oily convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'oily'

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Common collocations before 'oily'

across, almost, black, blood, down, leaving, like, look, make, man, only, rich, something, through, turn

Words with similar spelling to oily

doily, lily, only, pily, roily, wily

List of anagrams of oily


Common Verb Collocations of oily

be, boil, call, can, coat, consist, cover, dig, disperse, fill, find, float, form, get, grind, have, impose, keep, know, look, lubricate, obtain, secrete, see, speak, take, try, want, will, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of oily

and, but, or, yet