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Definition of the adjective gritty
What does gritty mean as an attribute of a noun?
Gritty is one of the top 1000 most common adjectives in the English language.
adjective - degrees: more gritty / grittier | most gritty / grittiest
- composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency
- willing to face danger
Alternative definition of the adjective gritty
- Containing sand or grit; consisting of grit; caused by grit; full of hard particles.
- Spirited; resolute; unyielding.
- [context: film, literature] Intense and starkly realistic, especially if violent.
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English-Cheyenne Dictionary (1915)
by Rodolphe Charles Petter
coarse , grit ty ; see gritty , rough . [rude ...
by Walter P. Wright
The Cactuses require a plain, gritty soil, such as loam with a good sprinkling of shattered brick and sand. They may be given water in summer when the soil becomes dry, but should be kept with hardly any in winter. They are propagated by ...
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Scrabble value of G2R1I1T1T1Y4
The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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