There are 2 translations of grit in Spanish:

grit1

Pronunciation: /grɪt/

n

u
  • 1 1.1 (dirt) polvo (m) I got a piece of grit in my eye se me metió una basurita (AmL) or (Esp) 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 (f) 1.3 (for hens, cage birds) arena (f)
  • 2 (courage) [colloquial/familiar] agallas (fpl) [familiar/colloquial] she showed true grit demostró tener agallas [familiar/colloquial]
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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 pl, (hominy grits))
    (AmE) [Culin] sémola (f) de maíz

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There are 2 translations of grit in Spanish:

grit2

vt (-tt-)

  • 1.1 (BrE) [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 mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.