Definition Of gritty
containing or covered with grit.
I was apparently indoors, though the floor was dingy and muddy and covered in gritty sand.
showing courage and resolve.
a gritty pioneer woman
Example Of gritty
A grainy or gritty texture isn't considered a plus in the chocolate world.
Also, the underlayer of cement primer makes the ochre-gold acrylic surface look gritty and holds the tendency towards the decorative in counterpoint.
Although seldom looking a danger they showed gritty determination to keep their line intact.
As such, the photographs tell a collective story - one that is clearly shaped by editors who seek gritty and unflinching pictures.
Australian landscape painting is perhaps better known for scenes of the vast uninhabited bush, or else gritty urban scenes.