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Definition of 'grit'

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Noun

  1. a hard coarse-grained siliceous sandstone
       Synonyms: gritrock gritstone
  2. fortitude and determination; "he didn't have the guts to try it"
       Synonyms: backbone guts moxie sand gumption

Verb

  1. cover with a grit; "grit roads"
  2. clench together; "grit one's teeth"


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