Grease vs. Tallow

Grease vs. Tallow — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Grease and Tallow

Greasenoun

Soft or melted animal fat, especially after rendering.

Tallownoun

Hard fat obtained from parts of the bodies of cattle or sheep, used in foodstuffs or to make leather dressing, soap, and lubricants, and formerly used to make candles.

Greasenoun

A thick oil or viscous substance, especially when used as a lubricant.

Tallownoun

Any of various similar fats, such as those obtained from plants.

Greasenoun

The oily substance present in raw wool; suint.

Tallowverb

To smear or cover with tallow.

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Greasenoun

Raw wool that has not been cleansed of this oily substance.

Tallowverb

To fatten (animals) in order to obtain tallow.

Greasenoun

(Slang) Something, such as money or influence, that facilitates the attainment of an object or a desire

accepted some grease to fix the outcome of the race.

Tallownoun

A hard animal fat obtained from suet, etc.; used in cooking as well as to make candles, soap and lubricants

Greaseverb

To coat, smear, or soil with grease

greased the pie pan.

Tallowverb

To grease or smear with tallow.

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Greaseverb

To lubricate with grease.

Tallowverb

To cause to have a large quantity of tallow; to fatten.

to tallow sheep

Greaseverb

To facilitate the progress of.

Tallownoun

obtained from suet and used in making soap, candles and lubricants

Greaseverb

(Slang) To kill. See Note at greasy.

Greasenoun

Animal fat in a melted or soft state

Greasenoun

(extension) Any oily or fatty matter.

Greasenoun

Shorn but not yet cleansed wool

Greasenoun

Inflammation of a horse's heels, also known as scratches or pastern dermatitis.

Greaseverb

(transitive) To put grease or fat on something, especially in order to lubricate.

Greaseverb

To bribe.

Greaseverb

To cause to go easily; to facilitate.

Greaseverb

To perform a landing extraordinarily smoothly.

To my amazement, I greased the landing despite the tricky crosswinds.

Greaseverb

To kill, murder.

Greaseverb

(obsolete) To cheat or cozen; to overreach.

Greaseverb

To affect (a horse) with grease, the disease.

Greasenoun

a thick fatty oil (especially one used to lubricate machinery)

Greasenoun

the state of being covered with unclean things

Greaseverb

lubricate with grease;

grease the wheels