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Synonyms for greasy
ˈgri si, -zi; ˈgri zi; ˈgri sigreasy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. greasy, oily, sebaceous, oleaginousadjective

    containing an unusual amount of grease or oil

    "greasy hamburgers"; "oily fried potatoes"; "oleaginous seeds"

    Synonyms:
    fulsome, soapy, smarmy, sebaceous, unctuous, buttery, oleaginous, oily

    Antonyms:
    fatless, nonfat, fat-free, clean

  2. greasy, oilyadjective

    smeared or soiled with grease or oil

    "greasy coveralls"; "get rid of rubbish and oily rags"

    Synonyms:
    fulsome, soapy, smarmy, sebaceous, unctuous, buttery, oleaginous, oily

    Antonyms:
    clean, fatless, fat-free, nonfat

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. greasyadjective

    Synonyms:
    unctuous, fat, fatty, oily, adipose, sebaceous, oleaginous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. greasyadjective

    Synonyms:
    sebaceous, oily, unctuous, oleaginous, fatty

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "greasy":

    fatty, oily, fat, bold

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How to use greasy in a sentence?

  1. Jeff Woolmer:

    Right now my tank is in real need of some love and care. The battery needs to be replaced and the inside is a bit grimy and greasy. but I'm hoping to get it up and running in the next few weeks and there's even the potential to get it road legal.

  2. Eric Widick:

    It's kind of one of your little greasy spoon restaurants, we're a community. If one person is in need, we'll all be there for them.

  3. Eric Rimm:

    If you’ve had three glasses of wine at a restaurant, you might be more likely to order the slice of cheesecake, and the greasy breakfast the next morning.

  4. Sandee Hanline:

    The Greasy fucken fat pig that discusses her husbands day drive and he’ll eventually cut and eat her fucken heart ad he yells out of anger

  5. from an official Japanese guide for English-speaking drivers, 1936:

    1. At the rise of the hand of the policeman, stop rapidly. Do not pass him or otherwise disrespect him. 2. If pedestrian obstacle your path, tootle horn melodiously. If he continue to obstacle, tootle horn vigorously and utter vocal warning such as "Hi, Hi." [...] 5. Beware of greasy corner where lurk skid demon. Cease step on, approach slowly, round cautiously, resume step on gradually.


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