Definition of 'grease'
Example sentences containing 'grease'
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Shape into a round and place on a greased baking tray. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Add the pasta to the mince mixture and pour into a greased casserole dish. The Sun (2016)Soap works by picking up the grease on the skin that carries bacteria. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Cover with lightly greased kitchen foil and roast for 1 hour. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Q We have a leather sofa that gets sticky at the top from hairspray and hair grease. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Place the dough in a large, lightly greased bowl and cover with a clean, damp cloth. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Use some of the oil to grease each sheet and lay the fish on top. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Lightly grease two silicone egg poachers with olive oil. The Sun (2016)We had new grease traps put in and new plumbing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The bacteria set up infection and inflammation as they feed on the grease and dead skin. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Turn out the contents into the greased baking dish. The Sun (2015)Transfer it to a lightly greased baking tray and brush with butter. The Sun (2014)What would they know about elbow grease? The Sun (2014)Turn the mixture into a lightly greased baking tin. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Skin pores get blocked with grease and dead skin. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Turn into a greased ovenproof dish and top with remaining cheese. The Sun (2012)Tip the dough onto the greased tray. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This does take some serious elbow grease. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Save on elbow grease and put the tarnished item in a bowl on top of aluminium foil shiny side up. The Sun (2010)It smelt of oil and grease. Times, Sunday Times (2006)You should use silicone grease, which will not damage rubber components. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Cover with piece of greased foil and bake in oven for 1 hour. Cooking with Beans and PulsesRepeat until the mixture is used up, greasing the pan each time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Use a little of the melted butter to grease two 20cm sandwich tins. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Another conspicuous commodity was bear grease, used to shape moustaches and wigs. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He wore a cloth skirt with grasses and leaves to cover the back and a belt greased in fat and oil to make it shine. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You get little bugs, you get little hairs, grease and goo. The Sun (2014)But he wants a helper to plait, braid and grease his hair - which would take another three hours. The Sun (2006)
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Translations for 'grease'
British English: grease /ɡriːs/ NOUN
Grease is a thick substance used to oil the moving parts of machines.
His hands were covered in grease.
- American English: grease
- Arabic: شَحْم
- Brazilian Portuguese: gordura
- Chinese: 油脂
- Croatian: mast
- Czech: mazivo
- Danish: fedt
- Dutch: smeer
- European Spanish: grasa suciedad
- Finnish: rasva
- French: graisse
- German: Fett
- Greek: λίπος
- Italian: grasso
- Japanese: 獣脂
- Korean: 그리스
- Norwegian: fett
- Polish: tłuszcz
- European Portuguese: gordura
- Romanian: unsoare
- Russian: смазка
- Spanish: grasa
- Swedish: fett
- Thai: น้ำมัน
- Turkish: yağ
- Ukrainian: мастило
- Vietnamese: mỡ
British English: grease VERB
If you grease a part of a car, machine, or device, you put grease on it in order to make it work smoothly.
I greased front and rear hubs and adjusted the brakes.
Definition of grease from the Collins English Dictionary
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