greaser

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noun greas·er \ˈgrē-zər, -sər\

Definition of greaser

  1. 1 :  one that greases

  2. 2 usually offensive :  a native or inhabitant of Latin America or a Mediterranean land; especially :  mexican

  3. 3 :  an aggressive swaggering young white male usually of working-class background

1641

First Known Use of greaser

1641


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