greasy spoon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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greasy spoonnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   slang
a ​small, ​cheaprestaurant, ​especially one that ​sells a lot of ​friedfood
(Definition of greasy spoon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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greasy spoonnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡri·si ˈspun, -zi/
slang a ​small, ​cheaprestaurant, esp. one that ​sells a lot of ​friedfood
(Definition of greasy spoon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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