noun (used with a singular or plural verb)
Words nearby grits
Origin of grits
Definition for grits (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), grit·ted, grit·ting.
verb (used without object), grit·ted, grit·ting.
Origin of grit
OTHER WORDS FROM gritgrit·less, adjectivegrit·ter, noun
Examples from the Web for grits
The cafeteria style stop is basically a comfort food joint—think baby back ribs, shrimp and grits, and gumbo—done well.Delayed? The Best Airport Restaurants to Eat at This Thanksgiving|Brandy Zadrozny|November 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Grits Jarvis, his son, who had inherited the talent, was also contraband.A Far Country, Complete|Winston Churchill
Hulled corn, hominy, and grits, all require prolonged cooking.Science in the Kitchen.|Mrs. E. E. Kellogg
The Princess laughed with delight and drank the coffee, grits and all.The Princess Priscilla's Fortnight|Elizabeth von Arnim
It contains in the middle what geologists call flags and grits, but the larger part of it is slates.Chatterbox, 1905.|Various
Rice and fine hominy (grits) are to be thought of first, as being easily digested and nourishing.