1. oil-water_interface

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

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Rhymes with Olive Oil

  • statoil
  • guilfoil
  • embroil
  • britoil
  • uncoil
  • recoil
  • oleoyl
  • lukoil
  • gatoil
  • spoil
  • oboyle
  • o'boyle
  • croyle
  • broil
  • toil
  • soil
  • royle
  • roil
  • moyle
  • moyl
  • hoyle
  • foyle
  • foil
  • doyle
  • coyle
  • coile
  • coil
  • boyle
  • boil

How do you pronounce olive oil?

Pronounce olive oil as ˈɑlɪv ɔɪl.

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Sentences with olive-oil


1. Noun Phrase
You may also mix a small amount with olive oil and pour it over salads.

2. Noun Phrase
Add 3 teaspoons of extra virgin olive oil into the well of sugar and stir with a spoon.

3. Noun Phrase
Heat the olive oil in a large heavy skillet over medium high heat until it shimmers.

4. Noun Phrase
Stir in 1/4 cup olive oil or sesame oil.

2. olive

adjective. ['ˈɑːləv, ˈɑːlɪv'] of a yellow-green color similar to that of an unripe olive.

Antonyms

  • dislike

Etymology

  • olive (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • oliva (Latin)

3. olive

noun. ['ˈɑːləv, ˈɑːlɪv'] one-seeded fruit of the European olive tree usually pickled and used as a relish.

Synonyms

  • ripe olive
  • drupe
  • European olive tree
  • relish
  • black olive
  • Olea europaea
  • green olive

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • off-white
  • blue-gray
  • iron-gray

Etymology

  • olive (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • oliva (Latin)

4. olive

noun. ['ˈɑːləv, ˈɑːlɪv'] hard yellow often variegated wood of an olive tree; used in cabinetwork.

Synonyms

  • wood

Antonyms

  • ink-black
  • bluish-gray

Etymology

  • olive (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • oliva (Latin)

5. olive

noun. ['ˈɑːləv, ˈɑːlɪv'] a yellow-green color of low brightness and saturation.

Synonyms

  • drab
  • spectral color
  • spectral colour
  • olive drab
  • chromatic colour

Antonyms

  • colorlessness
  • cheerful
  • colorful
  • lively

Etymology

  • olive (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • oliva (Latin)

6. olive

noun. ['ˈɑːləv, ˈɑːlɪv'] evergreen tree cultivated in the Mediterranean region since antiquity and now elsewhere; has edible shiny black fruits.

Synonyms

  • genus Olea
  • European olive tree
  • Olea europaea
  • olive tree

Antonyms

  • brown-gray
  • grayish-white
  • gray
  • slate-black

Etymology

  • olive (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • oliva (Latin)

7. 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)

8. 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)

9. oil

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

Antonyms

  • evoke

Etymology

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

10. 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)
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