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Similar words: grist · grits · Brit · gait · git · grid · grim · grin · grip · writ
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grit

1. noun small particles of stone2. noun gritstone3. noun courage4. noun grade of abrasive5. verb apply grit to
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1 noun small particles of stonegrean masc1  c m uI've got grit in my eye tá grean i mo shúil 2 noun gritstonegreanchloch fem2  c m u
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3 noun couragemisneach masc1  c m uuchtach masc1  c m uteacht aniar  c m uhe's got grit tá misneach ann, tá miotal ann, tá sracadh ann 4 noun grade of abrasivegrit foreign 400 grit paper páipéar 400 grit 5 verb apply grit to TRANSITIVEgrean a chur arthe roads weren't gritted last night níor cuireadh grean ar na bóithre aréir
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to grit your teeth

1 press teeth together in pain, angerdo chuid fiacla a chogaintdo chuid fiacla a fháscadh ar a chéilebheith ag gearradh fiacla 2 show determinationmisneach a bheith agatuchtach a ghlacadh

through gritted teeth

she smiled through gritted teeth rinne sí meangadh gáire agus a cuid fiacla ag gearradh a chéile, rinne sí gáire Sheáin Dóite

gritstone

(also

grit

) noun MIN, GEOL
greanchloch fem2  c m u
modifiergreanchloiche
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