• Those were really tough tours. They were kept out very often for up to three months, under some pretty grueling conditions.

    VOA: special.2010.06.21

  • Although this kind of talk about "armed prophets always win" is characteristic of Machiavelli, he likes this kind of tough talk.


    耶鲁公开课 - 政治哲学导论课程节选

  • And you know, that's tough for them but you know what, if you fall down,


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  • During tough times -- I mean we are in a recession right now -- this is like affordable luxury.

    VOA: special.2010.04.12

  • I had gotten in there from a tough high school I was the first to go from my high school.


    耶鲁公开课 - 金融市场课程节选

  • A well-known example was when women's education groups objected to a talking Barbie that declared, among other things, "Math class is tough!"

    VOA: special.2009.04.06

  • - She said, "When I was dating my husband-- this is thirty years ago-- we were having a tough time.


    耶鲁公开课 - 心理学导论课程节选

  • Beets much larger than that can be tough and have to be cooked for a long time.

    VOA: special.2010.03.02

  • None will break ranks, tough nations trek from progress.


    耶鲁公开课 - 现代诗歌课程节选

  • A tough cookie is not something you want to eat.

    VOA: special.2011.02.20

  • Yes,it's difficult. It's tough. It's unfair.


    哈佛公开课 - 幸福课课程节选

  • The team is a tough match for the pitcher.

    VOA: special.2010.06.18

  • So it's a tough economy and you'd say, "Well geez, I want to do a startup. Is there going to be an investment out there? Well geez, I want to sell to customers and they're going to need to buy equipment to do things, or geez I want to appeal to advertisers, and there's got to be a consumer demand out there."


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  • "It is about the 10 games, and understanding that there is going to be tough moments along the way.

    VOA: standard.2009.06.07

  • It's tough, but if you work overnight you can do it.


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  • Akiva Eldar,a senior columnist with the Ha'aretz newspaper in Tel Aviv, says U.S.pressure may force Mr.Netanyahu to make tough political decisions.

    VOA: standard.2009.06.09

  • We'll expect you come right back to do the quiz by the way, but the-- Boy, tough crowd.


    麻省理工公开课 - 计算机科学及编程导论课程节选

  • In the south central state of Arkansas,two-term U.S.senator Blanche Lincoln faces a tough runoff against Bill Halter, the state's lieutenant governor.

    VOA: standard.2010.06.08

  • For all of his tough talk, Hobbes takes justice and the rule of law very seriously, far more seriously than, for example, does Machiavelli.


    耶鲁公开课 - 政治哲学导论课程节选

  • "It was really tough but I will try to come again and maybe I will get it on the next try."

    VOA: standard.2010.07.31

  • It doesn't matter what's your feeling, just tough out, be a man.


    普林斯顿公开课 - 人性课程节选

  • "I think it's going to be tough because of some of the other performances of last year, particularly Roger Federer."

    VOA: standard.2010.02.11

  • and it was a very very tough period.


    普林斯顿公开课 - 国际座谈会课程节选

  • But although nearly 55 million people came to the United States last year, times were tough for the travel industry.

    VOA: standard.2010.05.04

  • So they thought, "Alright, if the company is so great, if we have such a bright future, why you don't do a better job for your employees than the other Internet companies?" It was a tough call for me.


    斯坦福公开课 - 百度CEO李彦宏演讲:全球最大搜索引擎的发展课程节选

  • Indian cricket star Kapil Dev is a member of the group and says the selection process is always tough.

    VOA: standard.2010.02.11

  • I rather suspect if J. J. hadn't gotten his Nobel, it probably would have been tough for Rutherford to get one since some of these guys stood on the committees.


    麻省理工公开课 - 固态化学导论课程节选

  • One tough moment Bradley was asked to elaborate on was the loss to Costa Rica earlier in the week.

    VOA: standard.2009.06.07

  • Have there been any tough assignments that you've had to do?


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  • (OMITTED) The winning candidate will face another tough election against Republican candidate John Boozman in the November general election.

    VOA: standard.2010.06.08


tough guy [美口]硬汉

tough it out [美国口语]勇敢地承受;坚持到底  

get tough with [口语]对…强硬起来  

tough cookie 非常坚强的人;不易动感情的人;自信者

tough luck 坏运气;真不走运

tough nut 大胆果断的人;暴躁的人

tough love 严厉的爱(指为起到帮助作用而严厉地对待有问题的人)

hang tough 坚持到底,顽强不屈

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