grit·ty adjective \ˈgri-tē\
: containing very small pieces of sand or stone : containing grit
: having or showing a lot of courage and determination
: harsh and unpleasant
: containing or resembling grit
: courageously persistent : plucky <a gritty heroine>
Examples of GRITTY
- I admire her gritty determination to succeed.
- The book describes the gritty realities of life on the streets.
- He gave us all of the gritty details of his divorce.
First Known Use of GRITTY
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