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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Coarsely ground hulled corn boiled as a breakfast dish in the southern United States.

Usage examples (32)
  • The thing about grits is they can be a bit bland by themselves.
  • Luisa -- I would bet their recipe for grits is spot on delicious.
  • "The thing about grits is that you've got to cook 'em really slow."
  • The name grits is thought to come from grytte, the Old English word for bran. for more
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