English-Norwegian translation of tough

Translation of the word tough from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

tough in Norwegian

living conditionsadjective hard, tøff
  effortadjective sterk storm, møysomt, besværlig, betyngende, hard, trykkende
  foodadjective seg, treaktig
  characteradjective hard, hardhudet
  materialadjective seg, sterk
  durableadjective slitesterk, holdbar
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Examples with translation
You don't look so tough.
Sometimes you need to have the courage to make tough decisions.
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Definitions of tough
1. tough - resistant to cutting or chewing
  tender (of plants) not hardy; easily killed by adverse growing condition; "tender green shoots"
  inedible, uneatable not suitable for food
  gristly, cartilaginous, rubbery difficult to chew
  chewy (of a consistency) requiring chewing; "chewy caramels"
  coriaceous, leathered, leatherlike, leathery resembling or made to resemble leather; tough but pliable
  unchewable, fibrous, sinewy, stringy (of meat) full of sinews; especially impossible to chew
  hempen, fibrous having or resembling fibers especially fibers used in making cordage such as those of jute
  tough-skinned having a relatively tough outer covering
2. tough - physically toughened; "the tough bottoms of his feet"
  untoughened, tender (of plants) not hardy; easily killed by adverse growing condition; "tender green shoots"
  experienced, experient having experience; having knowledge or skill from observation or participation
  rugged sturdy and strong in constitution or construction; enduring; "with a house full of boys you have to have rugged furniture"
  strong freshly made or left; "a warm trail"; "the scent is warm"
  calloused, callous, thickened having calluses; having skin made tough and thick through wear; "calloused skin"; "with a workman's callous hands"
  enured, inured, hardened made tough by habitual exposure; "hardened fishermen"; "a peasant, dark, lean-faced, wind-inured"- Robert Lynd; "our successors...may be graver, more inured and equable men"- V.S.Pritchett
  weather-beaten tanned and coarsened from being outdoors; "a weather-beaten face"
3. tough - not given to gentleness or sentimentality; "a tough character"
  tender (of plants) not hardy; easily killed by adverse growing condition; "tender green shoots"
  hard dried out; "hard dry rolls left over from the day before"
  insensitive not responsive to physical stimuli; "insensitive to radiation"
  hard-bitten, pugnacious, hard-boiled tough and callous by virtue of experience
  tough-minded, unsentimental facing facts or difficulties realistically and with determination
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