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Synonyms for greaser

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

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CUTLINE: The greasers of Rydell High (from left) Kinicki (sophomore Quentin Harrington) Danny (Josh Brenner, grade 8) and Roger (Ryan Walsh, grade 7) meet for the first time since summer break at rehearsal for the musical "Grease" last week.
He was given the role of high school dropout and greaser Arthur "Fonzie" Fonzarelli.
I got geared up but I didn't like the clothes, so I quickly ditched them for leather jacket and jeans, the Greaser look as it was called.
Examining early 20th century adventure stories and film (including an investigation into how early Westerns combined the greaser, the bandit, and the Mexican revolutionary into a single villainous figure), the author shows how seemingly negative and one-dimensional stereotypes are actually multifarious and ambivalent.
Olivia starred as good-girl student Sandy who falls for greaser Danny Zuko, played by John Travolta, in the 1978 blockbuster Grease.
David Greaser, USDA Farm Service Agency county executive director for Huntingdon/Blair Counties in Huntingdon, Pa.
The actor, now 64, was also offered the part of Danny in Grease, but turned it down fearing he'd be typecast as a leather-clad 50s greaser.
The Navy Food Service Excellence Award for 1st Battalion was presented to ENS Charles Greaser for the highest grade point average in the Food Service Course.
LaBeouf probably had the time of his life playing the greaser and biker in front of Ford's aging adventurer, who grew wiser in time.
Shia LaBeouf is so much better than I expected, bringing the right mix of cocky greaser attitude and wide eyed innocence to his role.
A chance encounter at the railway station with rebellious greaser Mutt (LaBeouf), an acquaintance of Indy's old pal Professor Oxley (Hurt), sets the archaeologist on a quest to locate the legendary Crystal Skull of Akator.
The MC5 was, essentially, four greaser rock and milers with a poet/beatnik singer.
Soon the Chicano campesino realizes that this Farm worker from Vietnam never ever called him a wetback or a greaser.
Also, and Scotland have already been blazing a trail here, the officials will be linked via radio earpieces so the linesman can tell the ref to look to his left where the big Italian is working up a greaser to eject over the nippy wee striker.
Dick, a lovable, foulmouthed greaser with a penchant for bump and grind, does an antiglobalization shtick on this tour.