Hindi translation of 'toughen'
toughen /ˈtʌfən ˈटफ़न्/
Word forms: toughens, toughening, toughened
1. transitive or intransitive verb
If you toughen something, or if it toughens, you make it stronger so that it will not break easily.
मज़बूती प्रदान करना/मज़बूत होना
2. transitive verb, phrasal verb
If an experience toughens you, or if it toughens you up, it makes you stronger in character.
सख़्त करना/(स्वभाव) सख़्त कर देना
He thinks boxing is good for kids, that it toughens them up.
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Example Sentences Including 'toughen'
`I've had to toughen myself, I've had to grow a skin like leather.Unreasonable Doubt
They're ready to go and if they cool it and reheat, the stroganoff will toughen up and taste like old boots.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
Had the Primal gods sat back and let Loclon do what he had done to her, hoping it would toughen her up?TREASON KEEP (2001)
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Translation of toughen from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary