- An example of something gritty is kitty litter.
- An example of something gritty is the ability to overcome a job loss.
The definition of gritty is having a rough texture, or being brave and showing strength.
- of, like, or containing grit; sandy
- brave; plucky
- characterized by detailed, intensely realistic presentation of the subject, characters, etc., esp. in their negative or unpleasant aspects: a gritty novel
- Containing, covered with, or resembling grit.
- Showing resolution and fortitude; plucky: a gritty decision.