There are 2 translations of grit in Spanish:

grit1

Pronunciation: /grɪt/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • 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 ojo
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    • 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.
    1.2 (gravel) arenilla (feminine) 1.3 (for hens, cage birds) arena (feminine)
  • 2 (courage) [colloquial/familiar] agallas (feminine plural) [colloquial/familiar] she showed true grit demostró tener agallas [colloquial/familiar]
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    • 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.
  • 3
    (grits plural, (hominy grits))
    (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Cookery/Cocina] sémola (feminine) de maíz

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There are 2 translations of grit in Spanish:

grit2

vt (-tt-)

  • 1.1 (British English/inglés británico) [road] echar arenilla en
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    • According to Highways Agency guidelines councils are not required to grit every street and road in the borough.
    • We feel that none of the above would have happened if the council had gritted the roads.
    • After the crashes, City of York Council insisted it had gritted the road according to its procedures.
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Word of the day esporádicamente
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sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.