grits

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English[edit]

grits (on the left of the plate)

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Etymology 1[edit]

See grit (hulled oats)

Noun[edit]

grits

  1. plural form of grit ('hulled oats')
  2. (Western Hemisphere) Coarsely ground hominy which is boiled and eaten, primarily in the Southern United States.
Usage notes[edit]
  • Grits usually takes a plural verb, especially outside the southern US.
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Etymology 2[edit]

See grit (Etymology 1)

Noun[edit]

grits

  1. plural form of grit

Verb[edit]

grits

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of grit

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