greasy Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "greasy" - English Dictionary

See all translations

greasyadjective

uk   us   /ˈɡriː.si/
covered with or full of fat or oil: greasy food/dishes/skin/hair
greasiness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
Translations of “greasy”
in Korean 기름진…
in Arabic مَليء بالدُّهون…
in Portuguese engordurado…
in Catalan greixós…
in Japanese 脂肪分の多い, 油(脂)っぽい…
in Italian unto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沾滿油脂的, 含脂肪的, 油膩的…
in Russian жирный…
in Turkish yağlanmış, yağ içinde, yağlı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沾满油脂的, 含脂肪的, 油腻的…
in Polish tłusty…
(Definition of greasy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of greasy?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “greasy”

Definitions of “greasy” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More