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1. nitty-gritty

noun. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience.

Synonyms

  • core
  • centre
  • sum
  • hypostasis
  • center
  • bare bones
  • heart and soul
  • cognitive content
  • haecceity
  • pith
  • marrow
  • gist
  • meat
  • quiddity
  • nub
  • mental object
  • quintessence
  • substance
  • kernel
  • content
  • inwardness
  • essence
  • heart

Antonyms

  • conductor
  • unclog
  • unstuff
  • pull

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Rhymes with Nitty Gritty

  • new-york-city
  • kansas-city
  • subcommittee
  • fulginiti
  • tarditi
  • mcquitty
  • itty-bitty
  • committee
  • commitee
  • whitty
  • twitty
  • smitty
  • pretty
  • clytie
  • witty
  • pity
  • miltie
  • litty
  • kitty
  • hitty
  • ditty
  • city
  • citi
  • chitty
  • bitty

Sentences with nitty-gritty


1. Noun Phrase
Take your previous character information, and get down to the nitty gritty of character details.

2.
Noun Phrase
Getting down to the
nitty gritty of each product to determine whether it is pet-safe is simple.

3.
Noun Phrase
Her app really gets into the
nitty gritty** with videos.

Quotes about nitty-gritty


1. I mean really, how could an artistic individual stay grounded in the nitty-gritty of how many minutes per pound meat has to stay in the oven when trying to fathom the creative philosophy behind the greatest artistic minds of the world*ly, how could an artistic individual stay grounded in the nitty-gritty of how many minutes per pound meat has to stay in the oven when trying to fathom the creative philosophy behind the greatest artistic minds of the world?
*- E.A. Bucchianeri, Brushstrokes of a Gadfly


2. gritty

adjective. ['ˈgrɪti'] composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency.

Synonyms

  • mealy
  • farinaceous
  • coarse
  • coarse-grained
  • granular
  • grainy
  • harsh

Antonyms

  • achondritic
  • pleasant
  • agreeable
  • kind

3. gritty

adjective. ['ˈgrɪti'] willing to face danger.

Synonyms

  • courageous
  • brave
  • gamy
  • game
  • spirited
  • gamey
  • spunky

Antonyms

  • starchless
  • smooth
  • refined
  • superior
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