adjective, grit·ti·er, grit·ti·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM grittygrit·ti·ly, adverbgrit·ti·ness, nounun·grit·ty, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for gritty
The latest in the gritty military series is the one everyone will be playing for the next year, so it’s definitely a must-have for quite a few people.Gift Guide: Games on every platform to get you through the long, COVID winter|Devin Coldewey|December 3, 2020|TechCrunch
Beat on medium speed until fully combined but still slightly gritty, 2 minutes.Caramelized banana chocolate chunk cookies are the new best use for the rest of that bunch|Jesse Szewczyk|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
Like any other climbing film, the joy of watching this one is in breaking down the nitty-gritty of exactly how an athlete works, while still feeling like you’re watching some sort of magic happen as soon as they’re on the rocks.Stream These 5 Highlights from the Banff Film Festival|Erin Berger|November 26, 2020|Outside Online
Northwestern, reaching 5-0 in the Big Ten for the first time since its storybook season of 1995, left a proud Wisconsin offense disfigured with five turnovers in a gritty knot of a 17-7 win.In this unhinged year, the CFP selection committee faces an even more indecipherable task|Chuck Culpepper|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
If you’ve never dipped your hands into a bowl of freshly processed breadcrumbs and felt their gritty, sandy texture before, you’re seriously missing out.Homemade, seasoned breadcrumbs add crunch and flavor to pastas, vegetables and more|Jesse Szewczyk|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
This is action on a grand scale that, despite its grittiness and naturalism, boasts very high production values.‘Captain Phillips’ Is a Gripping, Award-Worthy Film|Marlow Stern|September 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“Grittiness is what differentiated it in from the beginning,” Henderson said.‘True Blood’ Premiere: Is Sex the Only Reason We’re Still Watching?|Kevin Fallon|June 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
As with the teen drama Skins, it was that British grittiness that was part of the allure to millions of teenage viewers.British Raunchfest ‘The Inbetweeners Movie’ Tries to Make Its Mark in America|Kevin Fallon|September 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Very often the texture of pear-flesh is marred by grittiness to which some varieties are much more subject than others.
The flesh is juicy, tender, vinous, free from grittiness and seldom rots at the core.
For suddenly he was surprised by a most disagreeable sense of grittiness, and then a keen stab in the roof of his month.
A greyish-yellow powder free from grittiness, and with no smell of sulphuretted hydrogen.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Its grittiness would hurt the newborn weaklings, its dryness would absorb the moisture indispensable to their movements.The Life of the Fly|J. Henri Fabre