Search Constraints

Number of results to display per page

Search Results

1. oil(e n.

Additional spellings: oile
341 quotations in 8 senses
Sense / Definition
A liquid substance, natural or concocted, which is unctuous, usually inflammable, and insoluble in water; an oil or oily substance.

2. purpōs n.

185 quotations in 5 senses
Sense / Definition
(a) One's intention, plan, or design; one's object, aim, or goal; also, the proper function or purpose for which something exists [quot.: a1398]; (b) purpos and ende (entente), purpos or entencioun