grittily
adverb see gritty

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • grittily — grit·ti·ly …   English syllables

  • grittily adv — I don t like the sand which is in the sandwiches, said Tom grittily …   English expressions

  • gritty — grittily, adv. grittiness, n. /grit ee/, adj., grittier, grittiest. 1. consisting of, containing, or resembling grit; sandy. 2. resolute and courageous; plucky. [1590 1600; GRIT + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

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