Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “the nitty-gritty”

See all translations

the nitty-gritty

noun
 
 
/ˌnɪtiˈɡrɪti/
the important details of a subject or activity
asıl mesele, konunun özü, önemli ayrıntılar
English teachers should concentrate on the nitty-gritty of teaching grammar.Important and essential thingsInformation and messages
Translations of “the nitty-gritty”
in Chinese (Traditional) 基本事實, 本質…
in Russian суть, важные детали…
in Chinese (Simplified) 基本事实, 本质…
in Polish strona praktyczna, konkrety…
(Definition of the nitty-gritty from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “the nitty-gritty” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

white Christmas

a Christmas when it snows

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More