One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘The pleasure is all mine,’ Applewhite replied, greasily.’
- ‘Hank giggled greasily and licked his cracked lips.’
- ‘The window panes, all 52,000 of them, are revolting, so greasily blotched.’
- ‘I do remember one memorable year when the turkey slipped off the pan as my grandmother was taking it out of the oven and slid greasily across the kitchen floor.’
- ‘A side order of courgette fritters might have been more delicately and less greasily battered but this too was enjoyable in a chipshop way.’
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