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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The melted or rendered fat of animals; a thick lubricant.

Usage examples (36)
  • grease the wheels
  • A man who looks like he just finished servicing a car, covered in grease, is sitting on one end of the couch drinking beer.
  • I don't know about Indiana but where Bubba's from, "grease" is a good thing.
  • How much grease is in these things?. .strange, huh? for more
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  • As she descended the "grece" (flight of stairs) the starlet slipped in a puddle of "grease" (oily substance used to lubricate) and stained her "grise" (expensive gray fur).
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