Snake Oil

What Does "Snake Oil" Mean?

"Snake oil" is an English idiom referring to a product or remedy that is promoted as a miraculous cure but is usually fraudulent or ineffective.

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "snake oil" used in a sentence:

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See Also

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