greasiness greasiness

Definition(s):

  • (n) consisting of or covered with oil

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • More's the pity, too, because, except for this monumental piece of what might be called "in-house humor," Man Without a Star has a roll-muh-own greasiness and good warm-leather .

Quotes

  1. "I don't think weather is going to be much of an excuse, the only thing it might effect is the greasiness of the ball," Sharpe said. "We are definitely used to playing and training in hotter weather, and the guys from the south island, I am...
    on Jan 31, 2007 By: Nathan Sharpe Source: The Australian

  2. As Franklin wrote: "The fingers should be first a little soaked in water, and quite free from all greasiness; a little fine chalk upon them is sometimes useful, to make them catch the glass."
    on Feb 7, 2006 By: Benjamin Franklin Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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