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After all, Kimmich and Guardiola didn't always see eye-to-eye over the latter's tough love approach during his three-year tenure in the Bundesliga.
On the other hand, Trump has used some very tough love on some of his Cabinet secretaries of late.
Kevin Costner portrays Bloom's father, who believes in tough love.
Here comes the tough love—the signs the issue is you, not them. 1.
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TOUGH LOVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tough love for English Language Learners
: love or concern that is expressed in a strict way especially to make someone behave responsibly
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