[gree-see, ‐zee] /ˈgri si, ‐zi/
adjective, greasier, greasiest.
smeared, covered, or soiled with .
composed of or containing ; oily:
greaselike in appearance or to the touch; slippery.
insinuatingly unctuous in manner; repulsively slick; oily.
Veterinary Pathology. affected with .
adjective greasier, greasiest
coated or soiled with or as if with grease
composed of or full of grease
unctuous or oily in manner
noun (Austral, slang) (pl) greasies
an outback cook, esp cooking for a number of men
1510s, from grease + -y (2). Related: Greasily; greasiness. Greasy spoon “small cheap restaurant” is from 1925.
noun, Slang. 1. a cheap and rather unsanitary restaurant. noun 1. (slang) a small, cheap, and often unsanitary restaurant, usually specializing in fried foods noun phrase A small, cheap restaurant, lunchroom, or diner: The Marx brothers ate in coffee pots and greasy spoons/ your above-average greasy spoon in Boston’s Back Bay (1925+) A cheap restaurant, […]
- Greasy wool
noun 1. untreated wool, still retaining the lanolin, which is used for waterproof clothing
[greyt] /greɪt/ adjective, greater, greatest. 1. unusually or comparatively large in size or dimensions: A great fire destroyed nearly half the city. 2. large in number; numerous: Great hordes of tourists descend on Europe each summer. 3. unusual or considerable in degree, power, intensity, etc.: great pain. 4. wonderful; first-rate; very good: We had a […]
[ab-uh-koh] /ˈæb əˌkoʊ/ noun 1. See under . [ab-uh-koh] /ˈæb əˌkoʊ/ noun 1. two islands (Great Abaco and Little Abaco) in the N Bahamas. 776 sq. mi. (2010 sq. km).