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Noun
Animal fat used or produced in cooking
“Healthy fish and chips with hardly any soaked up grease is every fast food eater's dream.”
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A thick oily substance, especially as used as a lubricant
“Clean the wheel spindle and lubricate it with grease.”
Noun
A creamy substance that is applied to one's hair or skin
“Men authorized to wear mustaches were forbidden from polishing them or applying any lotion or grease to style them.”
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The state or fact of having the power or authority to effect change
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(now literary) A reward, prize or recompense for a service
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Dirt, grime or any slimy substance
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A sum of money or other inducement offered or given to bribe someone
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To smear or lubricate with grease
“Lightly grease a terrine tin and line the base with baking paper.”
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To ease or facilitate the progress of
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“I will have to get some tools for the technician and pony up a bottle of vodka to grease the proceedings.”
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To bribe someone
“Those who cannot grease the palm of officials may not be assisted at all.”
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(slang) To kill or murder someone
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“Tony made it known that he was prepared to grease anyone who got in his way.”
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To rub a (typically oily or sticky) substance over
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Moisten during cooking
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Quell the anger, agitation, or excitement of
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