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Definition of elbow grease

elbow grease

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Other terms relating to 'elbow':

Definitions include: to drink alcohol.
Definitions include: a pounds worth of drugs
Definitions include: similar to skin on your nut sac. my elbow skin was hanging down in the toilet water.
Definitions include: over the entire body.
Definitions include: to reject.
Definitions include: to socialize.

Other terms relating to 'grease':

Definitions include: to beat up, maim or kill.
Definitions include: something very fast.
Definitions include: a mechanic.
Definitions include: to bribe.
Definitions include: to defecate; "poop".
Definitions include: in disfavor, in trouble, avoiding a person as a temporary punishment

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