get down to the nitty-gritty
get down to the nitty-gritty definition
to get down to the basic facts. (See also nitty-gritty.) : If we could only get down to the nitty-gritty and stop wasting time.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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