The main or essential point:
The definition of gist is the main point.
(Informal) The basic elements or practical aspects of something
Any of various games, such as baseball, played with a ball.
Such an extract in a solution of alcohol.
(Sports & Games) A usually numerical record of a competitive event:
A drug, chemical, or other material (such as glue) that one is dependent on or uses habitually and that is often illegal or subject to government regulation:
Find another word for meat-and-potatoes. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for meat-and-potatoes, like: bottom line, gist, gravamen, nuts-and-bolts, guts, ball-game, essence, name-of-the-game, nitty-gritty, score and substance.