oleaginous

  1. unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech

    Synonyms : buttery, fulsome, oily, smarmy, soapy, unctuous
    Examples :
    • oleaginous hypocrisy
  2. containing an unusual amount of grease or oil

    Synonyms : greasy, oily, sebaceous
    Examples :
    • oleaginous seeds

oblige

  1. force somebody to do something

    Synonyms : compel, obligate
    Type Of : get, have, stimulate, induce, make, cause
  2. provide a service or favor for someone

    Synonyms : accommodate
    Antonyms : disoblige
    Type Of : abide by, comply, follow
    Examples :
    • We had to oblige him
  3. bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted

    Synonyms : bind, hold, obligate
    Type Of : relate

overcome

  1. get on top of; deal with successfully

    Synonyms : get over, master, subdue, surmount
    Type Of : trounce, beat, vanquish, crush, beat out, shell
  2. overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli

    Synonyms : overpower, overtake, overwhelm, sweep over, whelm
    Type Of : arouse, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, kindle, provoke, raise
  3. overcome, usually through no fault or weakness of the person that is overcome

    Synonyms : get the best, have the best
    Type Of : crush, trounce, vanquish, shell, beat, beat out
  4. win a victory over

    Synonyms : defeat, get the better of
    Examples :
    • You must overcome all difficulties

obloquies

  1. state of disgrace resulting from public abuse

    Synonyms : opprobrium
    Type Of : disgrace, shame, ignominy
  2. a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions

    Synonyms : calumniation, calumny, defamation, hatchet job, traducement
    Type Of : depreciation, derogation, disparagement

overdone

  1. represented as greater than is true or reasonable

    Synonyms : exaggerated, overstated
  2. cooked too long but still edible

ontology

  1. (computer science) a rigorous and exhaustive organization of some knowledge domain that is usually hierarchical and contains all the relevant entities and their relations

    Type Of : system, arrangement, organisation, organization
  2. the metaphysical study of the nature of being and existence

    Type Of : metaphysics

ounce

  1. a unit of weight equal to one sixteenth of a pound or 16 drams or 28.349 grams

    Synonyms : oz.
    Type Of : avoirdupois unit
  2. large feline of upland central Asia having long thick whitish fur

    Synonyms : panthera uncia, snow leopard
    Type Of : big cat, cat
  3. a unit of apothecary weight equal to 480 grains or one twelfth of a troy pound

    Synonyms : apothecaries' ounce, troy ounce
    Type Of : troy unit, apothecaries' unit, apothecaries' weight

omnibus

  1. a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport

    Synonyms : autobus, bus, charabanc, coach, double-decker, jitney, motorbus, motorcoach, passenger vehicle
    Type Of : public transport
  2. an anthology of articles on a related subject or an anthology of the works of a single author

    Type Of : anthology
  3. providing for many things at once

    Examples :
    • an omnibus law

omnipresent

  1. being present everywhere at once

    Synonyms : ubiquitous

oration

  1. an instance of oratory

    Type Of : oratory
    Examples :
    • he delivered an oration on the decline of family values