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thick-skinned

adjective     /ˌθɪkˈskɪnd/
Someone who is thick-skinned does not appear to be easily hurt by criticism: You do need to be thick-skinned to survive as a politician here. → Opposite thin-skinnedUnkind, cruel and unfeelingViolent or aggressiveTreating people or animals badlyInsults and abuse
(Definition of thick-skinned adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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