greasers

greaser

[gree-ser]
noun
1.
a person or thing that greases.
2.
Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. a Latin American, especially a Mexican.
3.
Slang. a swaggering young tough, especially a member of a street gang.

Origin:
1635–45; grease + -er1

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greaser (ˈɡriːzə, ˈɡriːsə)
 
n
1.  a mechanic, esp of motor vehicles
2.  a semiskilled engine attendant aboard a merchant ship
3.  a young long-haired motorcyclist, usually one of a gang
4.  an unpleasant person, esp one who ingratiates himself with superiors

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