Greas"y (?), a. [Compar. Greasier (); superl. Greasiest.]

1.

Composed of, or characterized by, grease; oily; unctuous; as, a greasy dish.

2.

Smeared or defiled with grease.

With greasy aprons, rules, and hammers. Shak.

3.

Like grease or oil; smooth; seemingly unctuous to the touch, as is mineral soapstone.

4.

Fat of body; bulky

. [R.]

Shak.

5.

Gross; indelicate; indecent.

[Obs.]

Marston.

6. Far.

Affected with the disease called grease; as, the heels of a horse. See Grease, n., 2.

 

© Webster 1913.

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