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de·grease

 (dē-grēs′, -grēz′)
tr.v. de·greased, de·greas·ing, de·greas·es
To remove grease or fat from: degrease machinery; degrease the sauce.

de·greas′er n.

degrease

(diːˈɡriːs)
vb
(tr) to remove grease from

de•grease

(diˈgris, -ˈgriz)

v.t. -greased, -greas•ing.
to remove grease or oil from.
[1885–90]
de•greas′er, n.

degrease


Past participle: degreased
Gerund: degreasing

Imperative
degrease
degrease
Present
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he/she/it degreases
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you degrease
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Preterite
I degreased
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we degreased
you degreased
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Present Continuous
I am degreasing
you are degreasing
he/she/it is degreasing
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you are degreasing
they are degreasing
Present Perfect
I have degreased
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Past Continuous
I was degreasing
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he/she/it was degreasing
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Past Perfect
I had degreased
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he/she/it had degreased
we had degreased
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Future
I will degrease
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Future Perfect
I will have degreased
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Future Continuous
I will be degreasing
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been degreasing
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been degreasing
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he/she/it will have been degreasing
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you will have been degreasing
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been degreasing
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we had been degreasing
you had been degreasing
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Conditional
I would degrease
you would degrease
he/she/it would degrease
we would degrease
you would degrease
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Past Conditional
I would have degreased
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we would have degreased
you would have degreased
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.degrease - remove grease or oil from (a pan)
get rid of, remove - dispose of; "Get rid of these old shoes!"; "The company got rid of all the dead wood"
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