greasy

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having the qualities of fat

Synonyms for greasy

containing an unusual amount of grease or oil

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smeared or soiled with grease or oil

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The greasier an emollient, the better it is at softening the skin and keeping it moisturized.
However, by the end the day, my hair did seem slightly greasier than usual.
What are we going to do when some anti-Western figure comes along, maybe in some violent paroxysm in Saudi Arabia, who then controls an even greasier share of the oil?
Work in small batches: too much food at one time will cause the oil temperature to drop too quickly, making for a longer cooking time and greasier food.
We subsequently have renamed Hambrick's scale degree of prospector orientation as the higher the score the greasier the prospecting.
Whatever the cleansing agent, a moisturizer should be applied immediately after washing to seal in moisture, "the greasier the better," Williams indicates.
That makes them both greasier than three different kinds of meat frankfurters.
He and his wife, human nutritionist Rosemary Newman, reported findings in 1984 had not only confirmed a weight reduction among chickens eating barley instead of corn, but also revealed greasier feces -- evidence that the barley-fed birds excreted more fat and cholesterol.
Up High SPFs in skin care and facial makeup products are becoming more commonplace and are attractive to consumers who dislike the heavier, greasier textures associated with sun protection.
Reader review: 'I loved that it tamed my flyaway hairs and it gave my locks a lovely gloss, but my roots got greasier throughout the day and I had to wash it again the next morning.
LEFTOVER GIFTS Now the festive fog has cleared, it's apparent you have received three copies of Jamie's 15-Minute Meals and enough Body Shop lotions to keep you greasier than a North Sea fisherman.
With the water sprinklers back on, the playing surface is a lot softer and greasier and consequently our passing game has come to the fore.
After policing up die area (including others' trash), we'd head down to some shabby diner for something greasier and less healthy than the university's excellent food.
Damon scored on a three-yard rush in the final minute of the first quarter to give Northbridge a 6-0 lead and with the middle of the field turning greasier by the minute, neither team was able to create much offensive momentum.