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grit

noun

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grit

verb

Synonyms of grit (Entry 2 of 2)

to press or strike against or together so as to make a scraping sound
  • the crash victim gritted his teeth as a way of coping with the pain

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The first known use of grit was before the 12th century

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“Grit.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/grit. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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