nitty-gritty
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˌnɪtiˈɡrɪti/
Noun

nitty-gritty (uncountable)

  1. (colloquial) The essence or core of something; the details.
    He gave a short summary without getting into the nitty-gritty of the problem.
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