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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Gritty Realism uses its innovative sand technique for the creation of films and documentaries.
uk GRITTY COLLECTION: Ken White exhibition at AC Gallery, Byram Street
The Gritty Dozen Variety Pack previously included a selection of Gritty's Original Pub Style, Best Bitter, Black Fly Stout, Best Brown and one of its four Seasonal Ales.
Life on this small Irish beach is a trial from one seagull-screeching day to another, with more debris than bathers, as much politicking as any parish council could muster and two totally inept coastguards - and it overflows with sharp gritty and totally irreverent humour.
Throughout the 40 minutes of gritty ballet/hip hop fusion, DJs will gradually replace each other's beats to create a continuous flow of music and movement.
For years, however, others have hoped to escape the gritty image of Van Nuys.
A thrilling debut novel and the first of a two-part series set in the seamy urban heart of South Dallas, When Angry Shadows are Heard is a gritty, street-soaked tale of desperation, shattered dreams, impossible to put down.
Reister's stuff is gritty, the kind of stuff you'd expect from a guy who skates.
The latest permutation is Frank (Anthony DeSando) in Dito Montiel's gritty memory movie, A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints.
The dust drops from the sky, depositing a gritty film on every exposed surface.
After boiling the edible plant, they dumped the pot water into a separate vessel containing drinking water, a practice that caused gritty particles to settle to the bottom.
Paretsky is an author who just keeps on writing good gritty detective novels.
The barrel extension can become sticky and gritty during firing, which makes it difficult for the bolt to move.
In his advanced class, students learn the "nitty gritty of technical aspects of software," Rabelo says.
The gritty film, which could be likened to 1996 Brit smash Trainspotting, is director John Crowley's flagship feature film.