Definition Tough

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Definition

(a) tough (problem, case): (a) difficult, hard, arduous, troublesome (problem, case)
adjective

(a) tough (person): (a) strong, hard, determined, resilient (person)
adjective

(a) tough (material): (a) durable, strong, resistant (material)
adjective
Pronunciation examples
UK: The environment is one of today's toughest problems.
US: Kevin is tough because he grew up in a tough neighborhood.

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