• (adj): Containing an unusual amount of grease or oil.
    Example: "Oily fried potatoes"
    Synonyms: greasy, sebaceous, oleaginous
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on oily:

APB (band) - Discography - Singles
... Chain Reaction" 1981 Oily Records "I'd Like To Shoot You Down" 1981 Oily Records "Palace Filled With Love" 1982 Oily Records "Rainy Day" 1982 Oily Records "One Day ...
Human Skin - Hygiene and Skin Care - Oily Skin
... Oily skin is caused by over-active sebaceous glands, that produce a substance called sebum, a naturally healthy skin lubricant ... Oily skin is typified by shininess, blemishes and pimples ... The oily-skin type is not necessarily bad, since such skin is less prone to wrinkling, or other signs of aging, because the oil helps to keep needed moisture locked into the epidermis (outermost layer of skin) ...
APB (band) - History - 1979–1982
... Meanwhile in Aberdeen, a small independent record company called Oily had started to release records and they were impressed enough by the band's live shows to release a single in 1981 ... became evident with their second single for Oily, "I'd Like To Shoot You Down" (1981) ... the popularity of 'Shoot You Down' in the USA the band and Oily were busy pushing their third seven-inch, "Palace Filled With Love" (1982) ...
Sichuan Takin - Behavior and Ecology
... Yet another protection is their oily skin ... Although they have no skin glands, their skin secretes an oily, bitter-tasting substance that acts as a natural raincoat in storms and fog ... Streaks of this oily stuff can be seen where takins rub ...
Oily To Bed, Oily To Rise
... Oily to Bed, Oily to Rise is the 42nd short subject starring American slapstick comedy team the Three Stooges ...

More definitions of "oily":

  • (adj): Smeared or soiled with grease or oil.
    Example: "Get rid of rubbish and oily rags"
    Synonyms: greasy
  • (adj): Coated or covered with oil.
    Example: "Oily puddles in the streets"