HyperDic: gritty

English > 2 senses of the word gritty:
ADJECTIVEallgritty, farinaceous, coarse-grained, grainy, granular, granulose, mealycomposed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency
allgritty, game, gamy, gamey, mettlesome, spirited, spunkywilling to face danger
gritty > pronunciation
Soundsgrih'tiy
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English > gritty: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningComposed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency.
Synonymsfarinaceous, coarse-grained, grainy, granular, granulose, mealy
Broadercoarse, harshOf textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles
Spanisharenoso, farináceo, farinoso, granuloso, harinoso
Catalanarenós, farinaci, farinós, granulós
Nounsgrita hard coarse-grained siliceous sandstone
English > gritty: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningwilling to face danger.
Synonymsgame, gamy, gamey, mettlesome, spirited, spunky
Broaderbrave, courageouspossessing or displaying courage
Spanishenérgico, vigoroso
Catalanenèrgic, vigorós
Nounsgritfortitude and determination

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