Synonyms of gritty in English:


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1‘she filled the pots with gritty soil’

sandy, grainy, granular, gravelly, pebbly, stony
powdery, dusty

2‘his many gritty displays as an all-round cricketer’

courageous, brave, plucky, mettlesome, stout-hearted, lionhearted, valiant, bold, spirited, intrepid, game, hardy, tough, steely, determined, resolute, purposeful
dogged, tenacious, enduring, unfaltering, unswerving, unyielding, unflinching
informal gutsy, spunky, ballsy, feisty
rare perseverant