grease monkey

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Recent Examples on the Web Here are some deep discounts on devices that will unleash your inner grease monkey. The Editors, Outdoor Life, "Amazing Deals on Outdoor Gear During Amazon’s Prime Day," 14 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of grease monkey

1928, in the meaning defined above

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17 Nov 2020

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“Grease monkey.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grease%20monkey. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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grease monkey

noun

English Language Learners Definition of grease monkey

informal : a person who repairs machines (such as car engines)

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