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1. tough-skinned

adjective. insensitive to criticism.

Synonyms

  • thick-skinned

Antonyms

  • soft
  • sensible

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Words that Rhyme with Tough Skinned

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  • rescind
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  • thinned
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  • pinned
  • lynde
  • lynd
  • lindh
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  • hinde
  • ginned

2. tough-skinned

adjective. having a relatively tough outer covering.

Antonyms

  • responsive

3. dark-skinned

adjective. having skin rich in melanin pigments.

Synonyms

  • black
  • colored
  • non-white
  • dark

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • colorlessness
  • natural
  • impartial

4. tough

adjective. ['ˈtʌf'] not given to gentleness or sentimentality.

Synonyms

  • hard-bitten
  • hard
  • hard-boiled
  • pugnacious
  • insensitive
  • tough-minded

Antonyms

  • tender
  • sensitive
  • right
  • innocent

Etymology

  • toh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. tough

adjective. ['ˈtʌf'] very difficult; severely testing stamina or resolution.

Synonyms

  • hard
  • rugged

Antonyms

  • superior
  • uncover
  • decriminalise

Etymology

  • toh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. tough

adjective. ['ˈtʌf'] physically toughened.

Synonyms

  • thickened
  • weather-beaten
  • experienced
  • calloused
  • inured
  • strong
  • callous
  • hardened
  • experient
  • enured
  • rugged

Antonyms

  • tender
  • inexperienced
  • weak
  • lawful

Etymology

  • toh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. tough

adjective. ['ˈtʌf'] substantially made or constructed.

Synonyms

  • rugged

Antonyms

  • inelastic
  • thin

Etymology

  • toh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. tough

adjective. ['ˈtʌf'] violent and lawless.

Synonyms

  • violent

Antonyms

  • straight line
  • straighten

Etymology

  • toh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. tough

adjective. ['ˈtʌf'] feeling physical discomfort or pain (tough' is occasionally used colloquially forbad').

Synonyms

  • uncomfortable

Antonyms

  • orderly
  • bad

Etymology

  • toh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. tough

adjective. ['ˈtʌf'] unfortunate or hard to bear.

Synonyms

  • hard

Antonyms

  • legalize
  • permit

Etymology

  • toh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word tough-skinned


1. Noun Phrase
While aloe vera plants are drought resistant and do not require much care or upkeep, they are not as tough skinned as other succulents.

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