What does gritty mean?

Definitions for gritty
ˈgrɪt igrit·ty

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word gritty.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. farinaceous, coarse-grained, grainy, granular, granulose, gritty, mealy(adj)

    composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency

    "granular sugar"; "the photographs were grainy and indistinct"; "it left a mealy residue"

  2. game, gamy, gamey, gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunky(adj)

    willing to face danger

Wiktionary

  1. gritty(Adjective)

    Containing sand or grit; consisting of grit; caused by grit; full of hard particles.

  2. gritty(Adjective)

    Spirited; resolute; unyielding.

  3. gritty(Adjective)

    Intense and starkly realistic, especially if violent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gritty(adj)

    containing sand or grit; consisting of grit; caused by grit; full of hard particles

  2. Gritty(adj)

    spirited; resolute; unyielding

How to pronounce gritty?

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How to say gritty in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gritty in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gritty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of gritty in a Sentence

  1. George Brainard:

    The idea of the title was that it was more like the title of a song, there's a real sort of musical aspect to this scene, and (my friend and I) liked the idea of the title being something that was more like a blues song and that would have that sort of energy to go along with this gritty, real, ultra-realism kind of feel.

  2. Chang Li:

    The Shandong economy is skewed toward gritty smoke-stack industries where companies are typically highly leveraged, we view the plight of Shandong POEs (privately owned enterprises) as indicative of China's wider challenge: the difficulty of transitioning to a higher value-added economy, while managing high debt and slowing growth.

  3. Chris Greenwell:

    Gritty gets up out of his chair, makes a lunging motion, and punches my son in the lower right side of his back.

  4. Harold Holzer:

    The seatbelt law and requiring deposits on bottles seem prosaic, but he liked the nitty-gritty things.

  5. Desiree Linden:

    I know a lot of people will question it, 'Why did you run in the front and put yourself in the wind?' but I think that's how you have to run here. You have to be gritty and aggressive.

Images & Illustrations of gritty

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