Die Übersetzung von "oil" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


noun /oil/

a usually thick liquid that will not mix with water, obtained from plants, animals and minerals

olive oil
cooking oil
He put some oil on the hinges of the door
The car’s engine is in need of oil.
oils noun plural

oil paint

cat minyak
He paints in oils.
oily adjective (comparative oilier, superlative oiliest)

of, like or covered with oil

an oily liquid
an oily rag.

trying to be too friendly or polite

suka bermanis mulut itu‘
The waiters in that restaurant are too oily.
oilfield noun

a place where mineral oil is found

medan minyak
There are oilfields in the North Sea.
oil paint noun

paint made with oil

cat minyak
Some artists prefer to use oil paint(s).
oil painting noun

a picture painted with oil paints.

catan minyak
oil palm noun

a palm tree whose fruit and seeds yield oil.

pokok kelapa sawit
oil rig noun

a structure used to drill oil-wells

pelantar minyak
He works on an oil rig.
oil tanker noun

a ship used for carrying oil

kapal tangki minyak
An oil tanker has run aground near here.
oil well noun

a hole drilled into the earth or the sea-bed to obtain petroleum.

telaga minyak
strike oil

to find oil under the ground

menemui minyak
After drilling for several months, they finally struck oil
We’ve struck oil (= found what we have been looking for) in our search for a suitable house.

(Die Übersetzung von "oil" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)