Synonyms of nitty-gritty in English:

nitty-gritty

noun

informal
  • 1 now let's get to the nitty-gritty of managing your own business
    basics, essentials, fundamentals, substance, quintessence, heart of the matter;
    informal brass tacks, bottom line
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    Word of the day retroflex
    Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
    adjective
    turned backwards