toughie Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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toughienoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtʌf.i/ informal

toughie noun [C] (DIFFICULT THING)

a ​difficultquestion or ​problem: That last ​question was a ​real toughie.

toughie noun [C] (PERSON)

old-fashioned informal a ​violentperson a ​strongperson who is not ​easily made ​weaker or ​defeated
(Definition of toughie from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “toughie”
in Chinese (Simplified) 困难的东西, 难题…
in Chinese (Traditional) 困難的東西, 難題…
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