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synonyms for greasy spoon

  • bean wagon
  • beanery
  • cheap restaurant
  • diner
  • dog wagon
  • dump
  • eatery
  • grease pit
  • hash house
  • hashery
  • hashhouse
  • inexpensive restaurant
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How to use greasy spoon in a sentence

So after a few minutes I remarked to him, "Everything tastes very sweet out of this spoon!"
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Had put on her Sunday gown, and had nothing to do now but hold up her head high, and sup her soup out of a silver spoon.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
We don't even have real big prizes—just a dinky little spoon sitting up on the mantel-piece to excite us as if it was a tiara.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Ralph Towne, M.D., he was replying, he was born with a gold spoon in his pretty mouth!
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
Level the seed in the spoon with a knife-blade, like measuring grain in a half-bushel.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Jess broke all the eggs into the biggest bowl and beat them vigorously with a spoon until they were light and foamy.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
Keep your own knife, fork, and spoon solely for the articles upon your own plate.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Use the butter-knife, salt-spoon, and sugar-tongs as scrupulously when alone, as if a room full of people were watching you.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Never pass your plate with the knife or fork upon it, and when you pass your cup, put the spoon in the saucer.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Ill wager that greasy foreigner has got a wife and ten childrenand neglects them.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
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WORDS RELATED TO GREASY SPOON

  • bistro
  • burger joint
  • cafeteria
  • cake shop
  • chophouse
  • coffee bar
  • coffee shop
  • diner
  • eating house
  • grease joint
  • greasy spoon
  • hash house
  • luncheonette
  • lunchroom
  • noshery
  • pit stop
  • quick-lunch
  • snack bar
  • soup house
  • tearoom
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.