tough

    adj.
    • 1. bending without breaking: makunat
    • 2. strong, hardy: malakas, matatag, matibay
    • 3. hard, difficult: mahirap
    • 4. hard, e.g., meat: maganit, matigas
    • 5. hard to influence, stubborn: matigas ang ulo, sutil, mahirap akitin
    • 6. rough, disorderly: magulo
    n.
    • a rough person, rowdy: butangero, basag-ulero