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synonyms for oiler

  • gusher
  • oil rig
  • oilfield
  • wildcat
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How to use oiler in a sentence

The Milk is the second ship in the new John Lewis class of fleet oilers.
DIGNITARIES TOUR THE 60% COMPLETED USNS HARVEY MILKSTAFF REPORTSMAY 22, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
Not wasting a word on us, the oiler pointed aft over his shoulder, with a grimy thumb.
TRAMPING ON LIFEHARRY KEMP
A small sight-feed regulator is furnished to control the supply of oil from this oiler.
AVIATION ENGINESVICTOR WILFRED PAG
There is a relief cock to prevent this strain, and it should be slightly opened, except when oiler is being filled.
FARM ENGINES AND HOW TO RUN THEMJAMES H. STEPHENSON
Sight feed lubricator and needle feed oiler; Gardner spring governor.
FARM ENGINES AND HOW TO RUN THEMJAMES H. STEPHENSON
It has a float-feed carburetor, mechanical oiler, and the ignition system is the jump-spark—the best for this style of motor.
TOM SWIFT AND HIS MOTOR-BOATVICTOR APPLETON
He adjusted the automatic oiler on the cylinders to give more lubrication, as he intended to get more speed out of his engine.
TOM SWIFT AND HIS MOTOR-BOATVICTOR APPLETON
Rip seeing what he was doing, dropped a hand on Weeks' shoulder, holding the oiler in check.
PLAGUE SHIPANDRE NORTON
The pull through (a string found in the oiler and thong case) is only used in the field.
THE PLATTSBURG MANUALO.O. ELLIS AND E.B. GAREY
"I'll go whin I'm dommed good an' ready," said Callahan, jabbing the snout of his oiler into the link machinery.
THE GRAFTERSFRANCIS LYNDE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO OILER

  • gusher
  • oil rig
  • oiler
  • oilfield
  • wildcat
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.