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get-tough

[get-tuhf] /ˈgɛtˈtʌf/
adjective
1.
characterized by firmness, determination, aggressiveness, or severity:
a get-tough policy.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60
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  • Yet, you may recall some of the big, hulking exceptions to the new get-tough stance.
  • To the get-tough-on-immigration crowd, reform is all about enforcement.

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