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Meaning of "greasy" in Essential English Dictionary

greasy

adjective   /ˈɡriːsi/ (greasier, greasiest)
containing or covered with fat or oil: greasy food
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 Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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