How to use Greasy in a sentence
The diamond has also a somewhat greasy feel.
The pleasant odor of greasy viands mingled with the smell of smoke.
In the absence of dust and greasy contamination, the obliquely colliding jets may rebound from one another without coalescence for a considerable time.
This process with a moderate degree of heat thoroughly cleans it of external greasy matter, and all that is necessary before manufacturing is to gently tap the fur upon a leather cushion stuffed with horsehair with smooth canes of a flexibility suited to the strength of the fur.
The addition of small quantities of lime, especially in a caustic form, to stiff greasy clays makes them much more porous and pliable.Advertisement
Surprisingly, the chicken wasn't tough, though it was a little greasy.
Cavities containing liquid occasionally occur in crystals of fluor-spar, notably in the greasy green cubes.
There is a perfect cleavage parallel to the surface of the scales, and the cleavage flakes are flexible but not elastic. The material is greasy to the touch, and soils everything with which it comes into contact.
The " ni-in " (also known as " axe ") is a small scale insect belonging to the genus Coccus, found in Yucatan, Oaxaca, Vera Cruz, Michoacan and other southern states, where it inhabits the spondia trees and produces a greasy substance called " ni-inea," which is much used by the natives as a varnish, especially for domestic utensils, as it resists fire as well as water.
If a drop of oil stands in lenticular form upon a surface of water, it is because the water-surface is already contaminated with a greasy film.Advertisement
Diamond possesses a brilliant " adamantine " lustre, but this tends to be greasy on the surface of the natural stones and gives FIG.
Yellow Soap consists of a mixture of any hard fatty soap with a variable proportion - up to 40% or more - of resin soap. That substance by itself has a tenacious gluey consistence, and its intermixture in excess renders the resulting compound soft and greasy.
He looked at a skull going bald, on top a few greasy strands smeared over like a bar code.
Between well rounded, greasy boulders the water was deep, cold and fast.
London's greasy spoon cafes have thrown up a culture of their own and this site pays tribute to them.Advertisement
Nestled in the heart of Hackney, London, among textile factories and greasy caffs, the area and building are rundown and dingy.
The perfect egg served in a greasy transport caff to a disabled man at 4.00am has life-altering repercussions for all present.
If your roots are greasy soak some cotton wool in witch hazel, cologne or skin tonic and rub all over scalp.
Has to be McDonalds, I'm not a great fan of KFC, too greasy!
The winter moth (Cheimatobia brumata) must be kept in check by putting greasy bands round the trunks from October till December or January, to catch the wingless females that crawl up and deposit their eggs in the cracks and crevices in the bark.Advertisement
Police grabbed his camera leaving greasy fingerprints across the lens.
I miss the slightly greasy feel of dark magic that clung to my previous robes, however.
Greasy food can weigh you down the next day's activities, but an eatery that serves light, delectable food will nourish tired muscles and bones.
It's a pleasant but no-frills greasy spoon with a relaxed atmosphere--despite the brisk table turn-over and unlimited coffee that keeps its patrons wide-eyed.
Simon Robson coming to a stop on a very greasy Crooked Mustard.Advertisement
I think in terms of health and nutrition now and not greasy food products anymore.
It was incredibly slippery - lubricated with a rather greasy feeling bright red mud.
Don't try to tape the eye straight after applying gel or drops as these make the eyelid greasy and the tape wont stick.
Now this didn't affect the track too much, but did leave a few sections greasy and difficult to negotiate.
If the fondant appears to be too greasy, knead it gently with confectioners' sugar until it reaches your desired texture.
While Pee Wee Herman was known for his gray suit, red bow tie, and short hair, Reubens' mugshot featured a man with a goatee and long, greasy hair.
Even the greasy film on your kitchen walls can supply nutrients for mildew-causing molds.
All are good for treating dry skin without leaving a greasy residue behind.
The blend aims to produce cakes that are medium-fine with a moist crumb, and King Arthur claims that the final cakes will be lighter, less greasy, and less dense than those made with all-purpose flour.
The formulas of today's hair products are lighter, less greasy and easier to use than the formulas of 10 or 20 years ago.
Plus keeping the rack close to the stove sometimes gets the bottles messy and greasy.
Psoriasis on the scalp is distinguished from seborrheic dermatitis, or dandruff, because the scales of psoriasis are dry, not greasy.
Unfortunately, thick, greasy ointments seem to work better than vanishing creams, lotions, or liquids.
Many patients with gastrointestinal symptoms will have diarrhea and fatty, greasy, unusually foul-smelling stools.
Seborrheic dermatitis appears as red, inflamed skin covered by greasy or dry scales that may be white, yellowish, or gray.
Babies exhibit a characteristic non-itchy greasy red scaly rash or dry whitish or grayish scales on the scalp and possibly on other areas.
Air pollution and high humidity can worsen acne, as can exposure to greasy environments such as working in a fast food restaurant.
Seborrheic dermatitis may be dry or moist and is characterized by greasy scales and yellowish crusts on the scalp, eyelids, face, external surfaces of the ears, underarms, breasts, and groin.
Too much fat makes a thin or "slack" roux and the extra fat will end up rising to the top of your sauce, making it look greasy.
Adding greasy curl activator is also not necessary for most texturizers to work.
While bedhead may have a nicer texture and can support curls and waves better than freshly washed hair, hair that is left greasy from excess oils can be hard to lift and separate.
Many oils are made for African American hair as they are too heavy and greasy for thin hair.
Some babies are covered with a greasy, white substance called vernix.
Many users report that the melted butter is too greasy and makes the popcorn soggy.
If you use the grill to cook a greasy food like bacon or sausage, use a larger dish than the drip pan that comes with the grill.
These very greasy foods often produce more grease than the drip pan can capture.
These waxes can only handle a small amount of fragrance oil, and if you try to add more, the oil will seep out from the sides of your finished candle, causing a greasy mess.
There, hidden under a thick blanket in a chest of drawers by his bedside was a strange leather strap carved with symbols, and rubbed with herbs and a strange greasy substance.
Some tattoo studios recommend applying an oil based ointment, which forms a greasy protective barrier, while others think it's better to use a lotion or cream that absorbs deep into the skin.
However, if the dressing is greasy, it will simply retain the dirt, dust and grime.
That can easily be done by shifting your eating habits to include fresh fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and lean meats (so skip greasy fast food!).
Changing your eating habits from greasy, fatty foods high in animal products and refined sugar to a completely plant-based healthy diet that incorporates more raw vegetables and fruits will cause your body to detox.
Greasy foods have a relaxing effect on the lower esophageal sphincter (LES), the one-way valve that separates the stomach from the esophagus.
Though apples do contain some carbohydrates, they are much healthier than greasy fried foods or a baked potato loaded with fattening toppings.
Watch your intake of greasy, fatty foods.
Do try to avoid fatty or greasy sauces, however.
This may manifest as oily bowel movements, diarrhea, oil discharge with gas, poorly controlled bowel movements, and greasy spotting.
Plan a light menu that won't leave your guests with greasy hands when they try on jewelry or examine a purse.
Oily skin is greasy to touch and may leave a residue on your clothing or fingers.
A good moisturizer will soften and hydrate skin without feeling greasy.
The lotion soothes the skin, but beware if your hands aren't particularly dry-this is a thick lotion that some find too greasy to tolerate.
Though it's listed as a cream, it isn't greasy like the Norwegian Formula Hand Cream that is also from Neutrogena.
Male skin naturally produces more oil, which can make greasy sunscreen a turnoff.
The best way to determine the cause of your greasy complexion if it is getting in the way of your everyday life is to visit your dermatologist.
Moisturizers that do not over moisturize or leave a greasy film, but keep the skin soft and subtle, are key.
When you see the word oil you may automatically think it will make your skin greasy or clog your pores.
It is formulated to absorb quickly without leaving any greasy residue behind.
If your skin tends to get greasy and you have frequent acne, you need the best acne treatment for oily skin.
If you have acne you may avoid using a moisturizer because you feel greasy or oily afterward.
For kids, greasy hamburgers are tasty, and fast food restaurants are fun.
My skin is 100% better, and my hair has stopped feeling so greasy at the end of the day.
That's why you climb greasy SERP pole, after all.
However it should not feel greasy to the touch.
And try not to shampoo daily as your hair will become ever more greasy.
Bucks in particular get very greasy with orange muck on their skin across the loins area.
Gorgeous Guineas Posh ' n ' Go has tamed her coat without making it look greasy.
Excuse me, are you any relation to the Mrs greasy who runs a cafe in south London?
Now its last greasy spoon has gone and in its place comes this natty little noodle bar.
On every corner you can have fatty, greasy hamburger in McDonald's or Burger King.
Focused only on her greasy, pink lipstick I watched her mouth the words.. .
To produce a lithograph the artist draws the work on a flat plate or surface with a greasy or waxy medium.
Greasy or oily creams and foundations block the pores and may cause pimples.
This can lead to everyone trying to climb the greasy pole.
One of the worst was a long greasy bacon rind.
The idea is to stop the roads becoming too slippy and greasy.
The undigested fat also traps water in the feces, resulting in pale, bulky, greasy stools which are difficult to flush away.
With slightly sweaty or greasy hands it's nigh on impossible to grasp the player adequately.
I had to sit and watch all these guys scoff huge greasy breakfasts washed down with gigantic mugs of sweet tea.
And if you 've been really good they'll take you with them for a slap-up lunch at the local greasy spoon.
The ceiling was still peeling, the walls were still greasy and it still stank of urine.
With slightly sweaty or greasy hands it 's nigh on impossible to grasp the player adequately.
The Dome ended up as a tacky show best remembered for the smell of greasy hamburgers.
These places are nothing like the " greasy spoon " truckers cafes in England.
Avoid greasy hair lotions coming into contact with the leather as they can leave unsightly stains.
Many people like to keep the engines of their cars clean, and a normal hose does not provide an adequate level of pressure to cut through the greasy grime.
His coat gets a greasy look to it as well.
His coat is so greasy and he's losing so much hair, it makes me not want to pet him.
The downside can be more frequent breakouts, large pores and a greasy appearance as you have been experiencing.
Although it can be somewhat greasy, it does the trick.
Ideally, you'll want one that isn't greasy and that leaves the eyes looking fresh and bright.
Blue-based colors tend to appear darker on film, and while shimmers and glosses are fun and pretty, but sometimes that shine and sparkle detracts in pictures and makes you look like you have greasy skin.
The chunky pencils are more creamy than greasy, and are coveted for their versatility.
Food here is non greasy and typically roasted or steamed.
Many people who haven't really experienced true Mexican cuisine (NOT Taco Bell!) think all Mexican food is spicy hot and greasy.
Keep in mind that cooking tempura is a greasy endeavor.
When eating out, avoid fried and greasy things.
Greasy diarrhea, vomiting, and cramps can take up a good portion of your day, and symptoms often persist until gluten is eradicated from your diet.