toughie(redirected from toughies)
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1. A thug; a tough.
2. A difficult problem.
a question that is difficult to answer
another name for tough
or tough•y(ˈtʌf i)
n., pl. tough•ies. Informal.
1. a tough person; rowdy.
2. a difficult problem or situation.
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|Noun||1.||toughie - an aggressive and violent young criminal|
bully - a hired thug
|2.||toughie - a particularly difficult or baffling question or problem|
problem - a question raised for consideration or solution; "our homework consisted of ten problems to solve"