What does Tuff mean?

A slang adjective describing someone as unfortunate, rugged, or rough.

Other definitions of Tuff:

  • A shortening of "tough", originally describing strong or resistant, the term can now describe something cool or awesome.
  • Something cool, hot, or legit. Used by the Greaser characters from S. E. Hinton's novel The Outsiders.

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How to use the term

  • What a tuff evening. Hopefully tomorrow is better.

  • Is anything more tuff than this loadout? It feels so strong and unfair.

  • You're a tuff guy, huh? Let's see if you can play chicken.


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