Toughly
Toughly \Tough"ly\, adv. In a tough manner. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • toughly — tough ► ADJECTIVE 1) strong enough to withstand wear and tear. 2) able to endure hardship, adversity, or pain. 3) strict and uncompromising. 4) involving considerable difficulty or hardship. 5) rough or violent. 6) used to express a lack of… …   English terms dictionary

  • toughly — adverb in a ruggedly tough manner toughly vigorous story telling • Derived from adjective: ↑tough …   Useful english dictionary

  • toughly — adverb see tough I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • toughly — adjective In a tough manner …   Wiktionary

  • toughly — adv. rigidly, harshly, severely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • toughly — tough·ly …   English syllables

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  • tough — toughly, adv. toughness, n. /tuf/, adj., tougher, toughest, adv., n., v. adj. 1. strong and durable; not easily broken or cut. 2. not brittle or tender. 3. difficult to masticate, as food: a tough steak. 4. of viscous consistency, as liquid …   Universalium

  • performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical.       The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains …   Universalium

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