1. oil-water_interface

noun. an interface forming the boundary between the non-miscible liquids oil and water.

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Example sentences of the word oil-rig


1. Noun Phrase
People looking to become oil rig welders may have to start at another position, such as a roustabout.

2. Noun Phrase
A new graduate nurse is unlikely to have the skills needed to work on an oil rig immediately.

3. Noun Phrase
Stewards regularly help out in the oil rig kitchens, clean accommodation and wash laundry.

4. Noun Phrase
Just like reefs and shipwrecks, the underwater superstructure of an oil rig is a magnet for sea life.

2. oil

noun. ['ˈɔɪl'] a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water.

Synonyms

  • fossil oil
  • grease
  • lubricating oil
  • calamus oil
  • Chinese wood oil
  • hedeoma oil
  • hydnocarpus oil
  • linseed oil
  • pennyroyal oil
  • flaxseed oil
  • motor oil
  • crude
  • fatty oil
  • almond oil
  • colza oil
  • expressed almond oil
  • hyssop oil
  • cohune oil
  • fixed oil
  • babacu oil
  • lipoid
  • mineral oil
  • tung oil
  • chaulmoogra oil
  • croton oil
  • crude oil
  • shale oil
  • mustard oil
  • camphor oil
  • rapeseed oil
  • lemongrass
  • spike oil
  • heating oil
  • lemongrass oil
  • essential oil
  • lemon grass
  • fuel oil
  • cohune fat
  • lipide
  • safflower oil
  • sweet almond oil
  • tall oil
  • cohune-nut oil
  • rape oil
  • stand oil
  • babassu oil
  • volatile oil
  • animal oil
  • fusel oil
  • lipid
  • neroli oil
  • sassafras oil
  • spike lavender oil
  • petroleum

Antonyms

  • undress
  • exclude
  • arise
  • show

Etymology

  • oile (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • olie (Anglo-Norman)

3. oil

noun. ['ˈɔɪl'] oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist.

Synonyms

  • oil color
  • oil paint

Antonyms

  • decent
  • conditional
  • late

Etymology

  • oile (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • olie (Anglo-Norman)

4. rig

noun. ['ˈrɪg'] gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise.

Synonyms

  • oil rig
  • drilling rig
  • appurtenance
  • drill rig
  • paraphernalia
  • oilrig

Antonyms

  • pro
  • underdress
  • undress
  • overdress

5. rig

verb. ['ˈrɪg'] connect or secure to.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • fasten

Antonyms

  • pressurize
  • depressurise
  • pressurise

6. rig

verb. ['ˈrɪg'] manipulate in a fraudulent manner.

Synonyms

  • price

Antonyms

  • desynchronize
  • blur

7. rig

verb. ['ˈrɪg'] arrange the outcome of by means of deceit.

Synonyms

  • set up
  • chisel

Antonyms

  • winterize
  • summerize
  • ascend

8. oil

verb. ['ˈɔɪl'] cover with oil, as if by rubbing.

Antonyms

  • evoke

Etymology

  • oile (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • olie (Anglo-Norman)

9. oil

verb. ['ˈɔɪl'] administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing.

Synonyms

  • inunct
  • anele
  • embrocate
  • anoint

Antonyms

  • bedamn
  • damn
  • put forward
  • arouse

Etymology

  • oile (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • olie (Anglo-Norman)

10. rig

noun. ['ˈrɪg'] a truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together.

Synonyms

  • trucking rig
  • semitrailer
  • tandem trailer
  • motortruck
  • trailer
  • articulated lorry
  • semi
  • truck
  • trailer truck

Antonyms

  • uglify
  • disarrange
  • informal
  • natural depression
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