tough-minded

adjective
tough-mind·ed | \ˈtəf-ˌmīn-dəd \

Definition of tough-minded 

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

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tough-mindedness noun

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1907, in the meaning defined above

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