non·​greasy | \ ˌnän-ˈgrē-sē How to pronounce nongreasy (audio) , -zē \

Definition of nongreasy

: not containing or appearing to contain an unusual amount of grease : not greasy a nongreasy meal nongreasy hair products

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Recent Examples on the Web Both of these sunscreens are nongreasy, fast-absorbing, and leave behind zero white cast – a win, win, win in our book. Angela Trakoshis, Allure, 8 July 2022 Over 600 beauty enthusiasts agree: this nongreasy mineral face sunscreen from Farmacy is one of the very best options for dark skin. Madge Maril, Harper's BAZAAR, 16 June 2022 The consistency is awesome - goes on clean and nongreasy, leaves no stickiness. Elizabeth Berry And Samantha Lawyer, Woman's Day, 13 June 2022 With its lightweight, nongreasy feel and deeply hydrating formulation, this product is sure to please. The Salt Lake Tribune, 16 May 2022 Infused with nourishing coconut and monoi oils, vitamin E, and soy milk, this nongreasy hand cream defies expectations. Erica Metzger, Better Homes & Gardens, 9 Sep. 2021 Náu’s Floral Cream Deodorant ($15) is a remarkably nongreasy concoction made with sweat-wicking rice bran oil and clary sage. New York Times, 6 July 2021 Chiu loves this hydrator, which has vitamin E, hyaluronic acid, amino acids and peptides, for its ability to offer nongreasy hydration. Lauren Caruso, CNN Underscored, 28 Oct. 2020 The lightweight, nongreasy texture was a hit with testers. Erica Metzger, Better Homes & Gardens, 11 Sep. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of nongreasy

1866, in the meaning defined above

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“Nongreasy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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