tough-minded(redirected from tough-mindedly)
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Facing facts and difficulties with strength and determination; realistic and resolute.
practical, unsentimental, stern, or intractable
1. characterized by a practical, unsentimental attitude or point of view.
2. strong-willed; vigorous; not easily swayed.
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|Adj.||1.||tough-minded - facing facts or difficulties realistically and with determination|
tough - not given to gentleness or sentimentality; "a tough character"