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Grease

A slang term for bribery.
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But really, you want to let him take a shy at your palms once; it's worth twice the price of admission or your money's returned at the door.
That seemed to the boys a very odd idea for a man who had never seen a palm in his life.
In the damper hollows the Mauritia palms threw out their graceful drooping fronds.
With parted lips, with palms tight pressed against her heaving bosom, the girl leaned forward, large-eyed, enthralled by the vision of her dead mate.
The latter dodged behind a palm trunk, counting the shots, and when the eighth had been fired he rushed in on the wounded man.
Just have Sam here, or any of your three, slide in and spike him from the palm.
I trapped him behind large palms and rubber plants, though he did not know he was trapped.
I'll have the palm of me hand investigated by the wonderful palmist of the Nile, and see if what is to be will be.
At one time he stooped so low as almost to touch the ground; at another he drew himself up and attentively examined the wall; then he looked into the palm of one of his hands, and walked away with rapid strides.
Sabin from his seat behind a gigantic palm watched her egress from the supper-room with a little group of friends.
Clumps of fruit-trees marked the villages; slim palms put their nodding heads together above the low houses; dried palm-leaf roofs shone afar, like roofs of gold, behind the dark colonnades of tree-trunks; figures passed vivid and vanishing; the smoke of fires stood upright above the masses of flowering bushes; bamboo fences glittered, running away in broken lines between the fields.
As a mortal equally with myself, whose hand I take in mine for the first time this day, having unaccountably overlooked that act so full of boundless confidence binding a fellow-creetur TO a fellow creetur,' says Wegg, holding Mr Venus's palm out, flat and ready for smiting, and now smiting it; 'as such--and no other--for I scorn all lowlier ties betwixt myself and the man walking with his face erect that alone I call my Twin--regarded and regarding in this trustful bond--what do you think he might have hid?