What does the word greasy mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Greasiness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Greasily.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Smeared with, containing, or like grease; oily.

Usage examples for greasy

  1. A sort of greasy yellowish stuff, always getting worn through; I believe it was made worn through. – Their Silver Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells
  2. Gets a fella lookin' greasy and feelin' greasy, but the pay kind of makes up for it. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  3. A greasy paw closed around the immaculate coat- sleeve of the inspector, who turned with a brow as dark as a thunder cloud. – Ralph of the Roundhouse by Allen Chapman