Definitions of oilman

n a person who owns or operates oil wells

an oilman who drills exploratory wells in territory not known to be an oil field
Type of:
businessman, man of affairs
a person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive)

n a worker who produces or sells petroleum

oil rigger, rigger
someone who works on an oil rig
Type of:
skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker
a worker who has acquired special skills

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