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hang tough

Definition of hang tough in English:

North American informal Be or remain inflexible or firmly resolved.
Example sentences
  • And when they were challenged in early April, they hung tough.
  • But otherwise, you know, she hung tough and he wasn't able to really break her down.
  • I'm lucky to have a wonderful wife who hates that we are apart right now but is hanging tough.
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