Grease

Grease

(grz or grs; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Greased (grzd or grsd); p. pr. & vb. n. Greasing.]
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1. To smear, anoint, or daub, with grease or fat; to lubricate; as, to grease the wheels of a wagon.
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2. To bribe; to corrupt with presents.
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The greased advocate that grinds the poor.
Dryden.
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3. To cheat or cozen; to overreach. [Obs.] Beau. & Fl.
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4. (Far.) To affect (a horse) with grease, the disease.
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To grease in the hand, To grease the hand, to corrupt by bribes. Usher.
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