tough-minded

adjective
tough-mind·​ed | \ ˈtəf-ˌmīn-dəd How to pronounce tough-minded (audio) \

Definition of tough-minded

: realistic or unsentimental in temper or outlook tough-minded survivors

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tough-mindedness noun

First Known Use of tough-minded

1907, in the meaning defined above

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“Tough-minded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tough-minded. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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