greaseball

[ grees-bawl ]
/ ˈgrisˌbɔl /

noun Slang.

Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. a contemptuous term used to refer to a person of Mediterranean or Latin American descent.
a person having oily or slicked-back hair.

Nearby words

  1. grease nipple,
  2. grease paint,
  3. grease pencil,
  4. grease someone's palm,
  5. grease the wheels,
  6. greasepaint,
  7. greaseproof paper,
  8. greaser,
  9. greasewood,
  10. greasies

Origin of greaseball

First recorded in 1930–35; grease + ball1

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