greaseball


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Related to greaseball: poppa, goombah, dago, slimeball, sleazeball, spitball
  • noun

Synonyms for greaseball

(ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Italian descent

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The musical, with its roller-racing action and heart-warming plot, is unique and really does appeal to everyone, especially with the element of humour, thanks to loveable Dinah who in a laughable moment sings of her embarrassment at being uncoupled from her cheating train partner, Greaseball.
If they didn't give us their scraps, we said--the half-broken chips and fragments of batter that had fallen off fried fish fillets--we'd expose their shop in our 'Food Review' as a dodgy greaseball.
Sex Siren Sally is about to start hosting Knicker Parties (since she started seeing Greaseball Greg, she should try hanging on to her own).
the reigning champion, Greaseball, and the engine of the future, Electra.
Joining him on stage is Kristofer Harding as Rusty, Jamie Capewell as Greaseball, Lothair Eaton as Poppa, Amanda Coutts as Pearl and Ruthie Stephens as Dinah.
So far, not counting her one-night wonders, I've given my thumbs down to: her boy racer with a flash car (she loved his car, he loved his wife more); a greaseball 15 years older than her (with a string of pre-divorce flings); an online blind date (so obviously only after sex he didn't have to pay for, I couldn't credit why she saw him as a soulmate).
spics, a guinea and a greaseball, some wops and a couple of Polacks and a Mick.
Greaseball, played by Tom Kanavan, and Dinah, by Warrington's Tanya Robb, stopped shoppers as they skated through the streets around the theatre in full costume.
Greaseball, the Elvis-like diesel engine (played by Drue Williams), and Electra, the Velvet Underground electric train (Dustin Dubreuil), are the prohibitive favorites, although plucky steam train Rusty (Franklyn Warfield) will give it a whirl, particularly if it means winning back comely observation car Pearl (Clarissa Grace).
It was a busy Saturday morning and the store manager, a greaseball brought in from Pittsburgh, had his salesmen erect a false wall of cardboard boxes so no one could see us carrying racks of suits and boxes of sweaters and shirts to the freight elevator, so we could store them on the second floor, out of sight.
Pearl, Dinah, Rusty, Greaseball, E lectra and Poppa are all characters in which Andrew Lloyd Webber musical?
Full of thrills and spills, it features a whole host of memorable characters such as the sly Greaseball, the flashy Elektra and the loveable Pearl.
There's great vocal style from Anton Stephans as Poppa and oodles of crowd-pleasing character from Tom Kanavan as an Elvis-styled Greaseball while Pearl's coach colleagues, Tanya Robb, Amy Field and Ashley Hale are wonderfully attractive burlesque-style send-ups.
You may not care but as each engine system is personified in a character, maybe you might just be interested The electric engine Electra is a right show-off, the diesel Greaseball an Elvis-like self-important character while the steam Rusty is a weedy camp chap who looks like he could hardly pull his weight.
It was fun when Greaseball and Dinah decided to take me for a spin.