Definition of toughie
: one that is tough: such asa : a difficult problem or questionb : a loud rough rowdy person
Examples of toughie in a sentence
The last question on the test was a toughie.
He thinks he's a real toughie.
First Known Use of toughie
TOUGHIE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of toughie for English Language Learners
: a difficult problem or question
: a tough person : a strong person who is not afraid
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