grease

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Pronunciation[change]

noun
verb

Homophones[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
grease

Plural
none

Red wheel bearing grease for automotive applications.
  1. (uncountable) Grease is liquid or melted fat from an animal, often used for cooking.
  2. (uncountable) Grease is a petroleum product used to lubricate machines.
  3. (uncountable) Grease is a thick, oily substance similar to those above.


Verb[change]

Plain form
grease

Third-person singular
greases

Past tense
greased

Past participle
greased

Present participle
greasing

  1. If you grease something, you put grease on it so that it moves more easily.
  2. If you grease a situation, you bribe somebody.