Translation of grit in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (dirt) polvo (masculine) I got a piece of grit in my eye se me metió una basurita (Latin America/América Latina) or (Spain/España) brizna en el ojoExample sentences1.2 (gravel) arenilla (feminine) 1.3 (for hens, cage birds) arena (feminine)
- During the course of your fishing session your line will pick up small bits of grit, sand and algae.
- Clean the cockles or clams by soaking them in cold water for at least 30 minutes to remove any sand or grit.
- He swallowed dust and grit and a bit of his back tooth.
- 2 (courage) [colloquial/familiar] agallas (feminine plural) [colloquial/familiar] she showed true grit demostró tener agallas [colloquial/familiar]Example sentences
- Our backs were truly against the wall and finally some of the true grit and character that has been lying dormant for too long came flooding through.
- The crew is rising to every little challenge they are given and conquering them all with true grit and sheer determination.
- With home games against sides they have the ability to beat and away games against sides they have already beaten, it is now all about true grit and determination.
transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-tt-)
- 1.1 (British English/inglés británico) [road] echar arenilla en 1.2tooth 1
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