Translation of "oily" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈɔɪ.li/ us

consisting of or similar to oil

an oily liquid

covered in oil or containing a lot of oil

grasiento, graso
an oily rag
oily fish
I have oily skin (= it produces a lot of oil).

too friendly and polite in a way that is not sincere


(Translation of “oily” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)