Nitty-gritty (slang)

Type: noun, slang

Pronunciation: /nit-e-grit-e/

Also spelled or known as: Nitty gritty, Nittygritty

Related: Nitty

What does Nitty-gritty mean?

The important details or essentials.

Example sentence: “Stop giving me the runaround, i want the Nitty-gritty.”

Nitty-gritty in songs:

“Uh, she give me titty, Tity Boi, 2 Chainz Uh, get to the nitty-gritty, boy, new stains” – Juice WRLD, Matt Hardy 999.

‘Cause Tim Dog is here Let’s get right down to the nitty-gritty” – Tim Dog, Fuck Compton.

“Let’s get down to the nitty-gritty, changed my city Titties 13K, the pretty costs these days” – Noname, Don’t Forget About Me.

“Now it’s all hectic in man’s city Let’s get down to the nitty-gritty” – Bugzy Malone, The Revival.

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