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1. grease

noun. ['ˈgriːs'] a thick fatty oil (especially one used to lubricate machinery).

Synonyms

  • axle grease
  • oil

Antonyms

  • unmask
  • artifact
  • undress

Etymology

  • grece (Anglo-Norman)
  • graisse (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Elbow Grease

  • vietnamese
  • vantreese
  • vantrease
  • reserveese
  • kilcrease
  • gilcrease
  • chambless
  • bbc's
  • raptis
  • patrice
  • mcneice
  • mcneese
  • mcneece
  • mccleese
  • markese
  • magness
  • increase
  • devries
  • decrease
  • clarisse
  • caprice
  • brocious
  • vanness
  • tunis
  • shenice
  • release
  • ravi's
  • police
  • patese
  • maurice

Sentences with elbow-grease


1. Noun Phrase
It can be done with a good amount of chemical remover and some elbow grease.

2. Noun Phrase
With a bit of elbow grease, you'll knock out stuck on food without the toxic fumes.

3. Noun Phrase
The best way to clean travertine tile floors is with water and elbow grease.

4. Noun Phrase
Cleaning and polishing metal usually just requires a few simple supplies and some elbow grease.

2. grease

verb. ['ˈgriːs'] lubricate with grease.

Antonyms

  • exclude

Etymology

  • grece (Anglo-Norman)
  • graisse (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. grease

noun. ['ˈgriːs'] the state of being covered with unclean things.

Synonyms

  • stain
  • grime
  • grunge
  • uncleanness
  • filth
  • dirtiness
  • soil

Antonyms

  • improved
  • clean
  • sanitariness
  • purity

Etymology

  • grece (Anglo-Norman)
  • graisse (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] hinge joint between the forearm and upper arm and the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped.

Synonyms

  • cubitus
  • human elbow
  • hinge joint
  • musculus articularis cubiti
  • crazy bone
  • articulatio cubiti
  • ginglymus
  • funny bone
  • cubital joint
  • ginglymoid joint
  • arm

Etymology

  • elnboga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] a sharp bend in a road or river.

Synonyms

  • bend

Antonyms

  • pull
  • straight line

Etymology

  • elnboga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. elbow

verb. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] push one's way with the elbows.

Synonyms

  • jostle

Etymology

  • elnboga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] the part of a sleeve that covers the elbow joint.

Synonyms

  • arm
  • sleeve

Antonyms

  • separate
  • unfasten
  • unilateral

Etymology

  • elnboga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] the joint of a mammal or bird that corresponds to the human elbow.

Synonyms

  • joint
  • articulatio
  • articulation

Antonyms

  • unshared
  • divided
  • distributive
  • segregated

Etymology

  • elnboga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] a length of pipe with a sharp bend in it.

Synonyms

  • piping
  • pipage

Antonyms

  • straightness
  • unbend
  • straighten

Etymology

  • elnboga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. elbow

verb. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] shove one's elbow into another person's ribs.

Synonyms

  • poke at
  • nudge

Etymology

  • elnboga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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