gritty

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Synonyms for gritty

Synonyms for gritty

consisting of or covered with large particles

Synonyms for gritty

composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency

willing to face danger

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I think people warmed to the fact that the show seems grittier, and like real life On the reasons behind DCI Banks' success
B as a lightweight rapper due to his pop collaborations but his live show is a grittier experience.
Decal Grip panels are pre-cut to fit and offer either a soft rubber cobblestone grip or a grittier, more tactile sand grip.
At their core, these are still exhilarating pop songs, but they're also grittier, more acerbic and ultimately more rewarding than anything the band have yet produced.
Fans of director Shane Meadows who are used to the grittier likes of Dead Man's Shoes and This Is England may be a bit wrongfooted by this lighter offering.
From left: 25 Central Park West, the originally-proposed wine bar location, and 240 Columbus Avenue's retail space, the new location for the venue (source: PropertyShark)The Central Park West wine bar-that-wasn't has a future after all, but the high-powered neighbors who helped shoot it down earlier this year will be happy to know that the venue will be relocated to a grittier street corner nine blocks away.
So both enjoyed relatively straightforward opening-round clashes before entering grittier matches since and that is a trend which could continue.
My only gripe is it could have been a little harder, edgier and grittier.
After selecting a project from their mountain of requests, the campaign's creative team flies out to shoot quirky, wry, brutally honest commercials for tight-budgeted businesses, most of them operating in the grittier niches of the economy.
The former wrestler, aka The Rock, has done a string of kids comedies but is looking forward to something a bit grittier next time.
This month, we detour through Switzerland's grittier urban quarters to witness a global phenomenon at the local level.
ROBERT DOWNEY JR reckons fans should expect the new Sherlock Holmes movie to be a little grittier than past incarnations.
create grittier and more socially conscious movies during Hollywood's golden era, to what Warner Bros.
Olsson, a towering presence in the heart of Albion's backline, is not only comfortable on the ball, but has also shown a grittier side to his personality.
But he shouldn't think that we'll see him as grittier, more grown-up and forceful because he's decided to swear on screen.