Gritty – meaning of the word and examples

Containing grit or like grit. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Containing or resembling grit. (Merriam – Webster)

Courageously persistent: Plucky. (Merriam – Webster)

Having strong qualities of tough uncompromising realism. (Merriam – Webster)

Something that is gritty contains grit, is covered with grit, or has a texture like that of grit. (Collins Dictionary)

Someone who is gritty is brave and determined. (Collins Dictionary)

gritty description of a tough or unpleasant situation shows it in a very realistic way. (Collins Dictionary)

If people get down to the nitty-gritty of a matter, situation, or activity, they discuss the most important, basic parts of it or facts about it. (Collins Dictionary)

Containing or covered with grit. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Containing or covered with grit. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Examples

5 Characteristics Of Grit — How Many Do You Have?

https://www.forbes.com/sites/margaretperlis/2013/10/29/5-characteristics-of-grit-what-it-is-why-you-need-it-and-do-you-have-it/#463e23674f7b

‘We Need to Be Gritty About Getting Our Kids Grittier’.

https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2013/09/we-need-to-be-gritty-about-getting-our-kids-grittier/279992/

“You’re no genius”: Her father’s shutdowns made Angela Duckworth a world expert on grit.

https://qz.com/work/1233940/angela-duckworth-explains-grit-is-the-key-to-success-and-self-confidence/

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