What does the word grease mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To smear with grease.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Greasiness.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Animal fat; any fatty substance.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Greasily.

Usage examples for grease

  1. This does very well in a large, dirty family; for the hearth looks very clean, and is not liable to show grease spots. – The American Frugal Housewife by Lydia M. Child
  2. The frying- pan, full of " grease," then became the centre of attraction. – Detailed Minutiae of Soldier life in the Army of Northern Virginia, 1861-1865 by Carlton McCarthy
  3. Both were stained and smeared with grease; they were amply large. – The Finding of Haldgren by Charles Willard Diffin