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"greasy" in British English

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greasyadjective

uk   us   /ˈɡriː.si/
covered with or ​full of ​fat or ​oil: greasy ​food/​dishes/​skin/​hair
greasiness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of greasy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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greasyadjective

 us   /ˈɡri·si, -zi/
covered with or ​full of ​grease: These ​Frenchfries are too greasy.
(Definition of greasy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “greasy”
in Arabic مَليء بالدُّهون…
in Korean 기름진…
in Portuguese engordurado…
in Catalan greixós…
in Japanese 脂肪分の多い, 油(脂)っぽい…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沾满油脂的, 含脂肪的, 油腻的…
in Turkish yağlanmış, yağ içinde, yağlı…
in Russian жирный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沾滿油脂的, 含脂肪的, 油膩的…
in Italian unto…
in Polish tłusty…
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