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grease

Money used as a bribe. I think a little grease will convince these people to help us, don't you?
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grease

n. protection money; bribery money. (see also grease someone’s palm.) See that the commissioner of the park district gets a little grease to help us get the contract.
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grease (someone's)

palm/hand Slang
To bribe.
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[USPRwire, Fri Jul 19 2019] Polyurea-based greases are thicker in structure, which has a very crucial effect on all its properties.
New York, NY, December 04, 2015 --(PR.com)-- According to a new market report published by Persistence Market Research, titled "Global Market Study on Industrial Greases: On-Road Vehicle Segment to Dominate the Consumption by 2021," the global industrial greases market is estimated to reach US$ 1,905.9 Mn by 2021 from US$ 1,384.7 Mn in 2015.
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