See also: Grits

EnglishEdit

 
grits (on the left of the plate)

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Etymology 1Edit

See grit (etymology 2, “hulled oats”).

NounEdit

grits

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

See grit (Etymology 1).

NounEdit

grits

  1. plural of grit

VerbEdit

grits

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

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