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Synonyms for grittyˈgrɪt i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. farinaceous, coarse-grained, grainy, granular, granulose, gritty, mealy(adj)

    composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency

    "granular sugar"; "the photographs were grainy and indistinct"; "it left a mealy residue"

    Synonyms:
    spirited, starchlike, gamy, granulose, amyloidal, grainy, spunky, coarse-grained, granular, mettlesome, game, mealy, gamey, amyloid, amylaceous, chondritic, farinaceous, large-grained

    Antonyms:
    fine, fearful, cowardly

  2. game, gamy, gamey, gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunky(adj)

    willing to face danger

    Synonyms:
    spirited, lame, zippy, spicy, granulose, high, gamy, racy, spunky, gimpy, juicy, feisty, blue, mettlesome, coarse-grained, crippled, risque, granular, mealy, bouncy, naughty, gamey, halting, peppy, enlivened, halt, grainy, bouncing, farinaceous, plucky, game

    Antonyms:
    fine, cowardly, fearful

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gritty(a.)

    Synonyms:
    sandy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

sandstone

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#618blue
#8139naughty
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#13395spicy
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#18164bouncing
#19606spirited
#20816sandstone
#23063bouncy
#25086granular
#26261gritty
#29227crippled
#35237amyloid
#38220risque
#40097halting
#41824zippy
#45589feisty
#47719racy
#50233spunky
#50786grainy
#77061peppy
#78812plucky
#91170mealy
#97631enlivened
#155564gimpy
#193909gamey
#278424chondritic

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