Grease

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Grease

A slang term for bribery.
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How does greasing the skids for new property fees threaten to encourage more slum housing?
So cagey Assembly members devise their own tricks for greasing the skids a bit.
When three small Martian meteorites go on the auction block here Wednesday, the man greasing the skids boasts they'll sell for $1.