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English definition of “made of sterner stuff”

made of sterner stuff

If someone is described as being made of sterner stuff, they are very strong and determined: I was ready to give up the fight, but Nicky was made of sterner stuff and wanted us to carry on.
(Definition of made of sterner stuff from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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