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English noun: grease

1. grease (substance) a thick fatty oil (especially one used to lubricate machinery)

Synonymslubricating oil

Broader (hypernym)oil

Narrower (hyponym)axle grease

2. grease (state) the state of being covered with unclean things

Synonymsdirt, filth, grime, grunge, soil, stain

Broader (hypernym)dirtiness, uncleanness

English verb: grease

1. grease (contact) lubricate with grease

SamplesGrease the wheels.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)cover

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