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English definition of “gritty”

gritty

adjective (BRAVE)    /ˈɡrɪt.i/ US  /ˈɡrɪt̬.i/
brave and determined: He showed the gritty determination that we've come to expect from him.Brave and courageousStrong-willed
(Definition of gritty adjective (BRAVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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