Share this entry

gristly
American English: /ˈɡrɪs(ə)li/
British English: /ˈɡrɪs(ə)li/
, /ˈɡrɪsli/

Translation of gristly in Spanish:

adjective gristlier, gristliest

  • con mucho cartílago
    Example sentences
    • My lamb kebab with vegetables and potatoes was chewy and gristly and contained offal which some people may not like.
    • Both women tore into gristly steaks using sheer will more than the sharpness of their cutlery.
    • Specimens consumed in Orkney have been described as gristly, and those taken from certain beds have too strong a flavour of iodine or seaweed.

Definition of gristly in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: