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"greasy spoon" in British English

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greasy spoonnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˌɡriː.si ˈspuːn/ us /ˌɡriː.si ˈspuːn/ slang

a small, cheap restaurant, especially one that sells a lot of fried food

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"greasy spoon" in American English

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greasy spoonnoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡri·si ˈspun, -zi/

slang a small, cheap restaurant, esp. one that sells a lot of fried food

(Definition of “greasy spoon” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)