verb de·grease \(ˌ)dē-ˈgrēs, -ˈgrēz\

Definition of DEGREASE

transitive verb
:  to remove grease from
de·greas·er \-ˈgrē-sər, -zər\ noun

First Known Use of DEGREASE

circa 1889


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