Definition of 'toughness'
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It was match toughness and hardness that were missing. The Sun (2013)To say that women lack the mental toughness for racing is pure male prejudice. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We need his toughness and determination. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We've got the ideas and the energy and the toughness to do it. The Sun (2009)My concern is that this new-look team lack toughness and resilience. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The Army training has given me determination and toughness. The Sun (2012)Its toughness and durability has firmly cemented it as the world's favourite pick-up. The Sun (2016)Some people thought he lacked mental toughness, but I always thought that was unfair. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You have the ambition, energy and mental toughness it takes to be a winner as Mercury and the new moon check in to your success chart. The Sun (2009)Pluto contacts Mars to provide inspired ideas about new jobs and places to live, then gives you the toughness and energy to turn them into action. The Sun (2010)They have been selected on the basis of higher educational ability and physical toughness, and their regime includes hostage release operations, urban and guerrilla warfare. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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