Definition of thick-skinned in English:
Insensitive to criticism or insults: I suppose you have to be pretty thick-skinned to be an MP
More example sentences
- Perhaps mentally tough would be a more sensitive description than thick-skinned.
- For all his claims to resilience in the face of criticism, he is not as thick-skinned as he professes to be.
- So, you just have to be a bit thick-skinned about it and keep going.
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