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Meaning of "oilpaper" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OILPAPER

oilpaper  [ˈɔɪlpeɪpə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OILPAPER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Oilpaper is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OILPAPER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of oilpaper in the English dictionary

The definition of oilpaper in the dictionary is paper soaked in oil to make it translucent and waterproof.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OILPAPER


aper
ˈeɪpə
caper
ˈkeɪpə
draper
ˈdreɪpə
escaper
ɪˈskeɪpə
flypaper
ˈflaɪˌpeɪpə
landscaper
ˈlændˌskeɪpə
newspaper
ˈnjuːzˌpeɪpə
notepaper
ˈnəʊtˌpeɪpə
paper
ˈpeɪpə
raper
ˈreɪpə
sandpaper
ˈsændˌpeɪpə
scraper
ˈskreɪpə
shaper
ˈʃeɪpə
skyscraper
ˈskaɪˌskreɪpə
taper
ˈteɪpə
tapir
ˈteɪpə
vapor
ˈveɪpə
vapour
ˈveɪpə
wallpaper
ˈwɔːlˌpeɪpə
wastepaper
ˈweɪstˌpeɪpə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OILPAPER

oilfired
oilgas
oilhole
oilier
oiliest
oilily
oiliness
oilman
oilmen
oilnut
oilpan
oilproof
oilseed
oilskin
oilskins
oilstone
oiltight
oilway
oily
oily fish

WORDS THAT END LIKE OILPAPER

art paper
ballot paper
briefing paper
brown paper
carbonless paper
discussion paper
filter paper
graph paper
greaseproof paper
letter paper
music paper
on paper
order paper
recycled paper
term paper
the grim reaper
tissue paper
toilet paper
trade paper
white paper
wrapping paper

Synonyms and antonyms of oilpaper in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «oilpaper» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OILPAPER

Find out the translation of oilpaper to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of oilpaper from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «oilpaper» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

油纸
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

oilpaper
570 millions of speakers

English

oilpaper
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

oilpaper
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

oilpaper
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

oilpaper
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

oilpaper
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অয়েল-পেপার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

oilpaper
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kertas minyak
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

oilpaper
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

oilpaper
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

기름 종이
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Oilpaper
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

oilpaper
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

oilpaper
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तेलपट्टी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

oilpaper
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

oilpaper
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

oilpaper
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

oilpaper
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

oilpaper
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

λαδόκολλα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

olie papier
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

oilpaper
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

oilpaper
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of oilpaper

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OILPAPER»

The term «oilpaper» is used very little and occupies the 164.092 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OILPAPER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «oilpaper» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «oilpaper» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about oilpaper

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OILPAPER»

Discover the use of oilpaper in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to oilpaper and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Times Past in Korea: An Illustrated Collection of ...
Korean custom forbids a man to carry an umbrella or the children's wide protective rainhat. That is the prerogative of women and children. The rain hat is made of yellow oilpaper and has the shape of a big bag, that cleverly folds itself together ...
Martin Uden, 2012
2
William McGuffey: Mentor to American Industry
Bear grease was also used to oilpaper windows. Since school was held from December to March, light was at a premium, but glass windows were rare in the early 1800s. The long desk or slanted board was on the walls facing the oilpaper  ...
Quentin R. Skrabec, 2009
3
Sandalwood Death: A Novel
A young beggar dashed behind the Matriarch's statue and emerged carrying an oilpaper packet in both hands. He placed it on the mat in front of me. Zhu Ba touched it to see ifit was hot, and said: “People are iron,food is steel, and you will  ...
Mo Yan, 2012
4
Illustrated Chinese Moxibustion Techniques and Methods
Wu Bei Zi Moxa: Grind equal amounts of Wu Bei Zi (Galla Chinensis Galla) and He Shou Wu (Polygoni Multiflori Radix) into a powder and mix with vinegar into a thick paste. Apply to an acupoint, cover with oilpaper and fix with adhesive tape.
Xiaorong Chang, 2012
5
Running Out of Time
The cabin was dim otherwise, because the oilpaper windows were so thick. Often Jessie wished for glass windows like Dr. Fister's, but today the dimness seemed cozy. Across from the door, the ornate mirror on the back wall reflected little light ...
Margaret Peterson Haddix, 2012
6
Haints Cave: An Appalachian Tale
He blinked at the bright sunlight that lit up the oilpaper that covered the window near his bed. He'd slept late. Emma would be stomping in her stall wanting to be milked and let out to roam the hills. He hopped out of bed and quickly tugged on  ...
Ginny Powers, 2011
7
Republican China, 1912-1949
Holding an oilpaper umhrella Like me, Just like me, Silenrly walking hack and forth. Cold, lonely, and melancholy. Silendy she moves close; Moving close, she casts A glance like a sigh, She floats hy Like a dream, Sad lingering, and faint.
John King Fairbank, Denis Crispin Twitchett, Albert Feuerwerker, 1986
8
Japanese Tales of Mystery & Imagination
As he had expected, he found a bundle lying in the base of the pot neatly wrapped up in oilpaper. Eagerly he undid the wrapping and grinned with satisfaction when a thick wad of paper money came to light. Wasting no time, Fukiya took half of ...
Ranpo Edogawa, 1956
9
Fortress Besieged
It was as though his mind were covered with a layer of oilpaper, and her words were like raindrops. Though they couldn't soak through the oilpaper, it still shook under the beating rain. The last remark made everything hopelessly clear to him,  ...
Zhongshu Qian, 2004
10
Myths and Legends of Japan
When hehad carefullyspread oilpaper over thematshe stuckhis dirk into his thigh. The sharp pain he experienced warded off sleep for a time, but eventually hefelt his eyes closing once more. Resolved tooutwit the spell whichhad proved too ...
F. Hadland Davis, 2012

8 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OILPAPER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term oilpaper is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Through a Glass, Brightly
“It projects an inverted or reversed image of the scene either upon a glass plate or oilpaper on the top of the device or onto a nearby wall or ... «Wall Street Journal, Mar 15»
2
Elegant and convenient Hanok hotels
Beautiful rafters, floors covered with traditional oilpaper and plaids of lattice door reveal the charm of old hanok. Can't cramming all these ... «The Hankyoreh, Sep 14»
3
How To Have Long-Lasting Makeup
Thus, controlling with oilpaper could balance the oil-moisture balance before fixing makeup. However, pressing too hard on dry skin type could ... «Yahoo Philippines News, Jan 14»
4
MSFW 2013 | Designer Runway 3
The only thing missing were the oilpaper umbrellas. The shibori knotted patchwork kimono dresses brought to a bold and uplifting ... «The Trend Spotter, Sep 13»
5
Jiangnan style
As making them is time consuming and requires artistic skill, coupled with the fact there are few artisans of the craft left, oilpaper umbrellas are ... «China Daily, May 13»
6
The luxury of solitude
... setting sun slips over the unnamed islets in the sea off Hanuman Bay, a row of tea lights shielded by oilpaper shades guides us to our dinner. «The Nation, Oct 12»
7
Zhouzhuang in March: a paradise for women
Amongst a quiet drizzle, walk along the ancient stone road with an oilpaper umbrella, and rid of all your troubles in your life. At this moment, you ... «China Daily, Mar 12»
8
How to: archive and back up photos
... hydranth ordinatomaculate overnobleness kineticist murlemewes tartuffery spooniness chegoes postpathologic oilpaper intrigantes beglic ... «What Digital Camera, Sep 10»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Oilpaper [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/oilpaper>. Mar 2020 ».
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